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LiBeraturpreis 2022 - Chisako Wakatake and Karin Kalisa in conversation

22 October 2022
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Frankfurt Pavilion

Japanese writer Chisako Wakatake receives this year’s LiBeratur award for her novel “Jeder geht für sich allein”, translated by Juergen Stalph, published by Cass Verlag. On the Pavilion stage, she will be in conversation with her German colleague Karin Kalisa, who started to write and publish novels after a career as a scholar in Asian Studies and Japanology. Her most recent novel, “Fischers Frau”, was published by Droemer. Both writers debuted rather late, but to great success. A German-Japanese dialogue about writing and publishing.