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Matthias Nawrat won the 2020 EU Prize for Literature for Germany with Der traurige Gast. He was born in 1979 in Opole, Poland, and moved to Germany with his family at the age of 10. An award-winning author, Nawrat has published novels, essays, short stories and a journal about a journey to Siberia. Der traurige Gast is his fourth novel.