in conversation with Anjum Hasan
at Jaipur Lit Festival (microsite)
23 July 2021
8.30 pm IST
Photo credit: Jindrich Nosek (NoJin)
Peter Stamm is the author of novels such as Seven Years, On a Day Like This and Unformed Landscape, and the short-story collections We’re Flying and In Strange Gardens and Other Stories. His prize-winning books have been translated into more than 30 languages. For his entire body of work and his accomplishments in fiction, he was short-listed for the Man Booker International Prize in 2013, and in 2014 he won the prestigious Friedrich Hölderlin Prize. He lives in Switzerland.
Peter Stamm’s novel, The Sweet Indifference of the World, explores the nuances of memory, reality and relationships through the love story of two couples and their mirrored relationship separated by time. Watch him in conversation with poet and editor Anjum Hasan on Jaipur Literature Festival on Friday, July 23 at 8.30 pm IST, by logging on and registering at www.jaipurliteraturefestival.org.
This session is part of the “SWISS IT” initiative, Swiss Literary Days, produced by Teamwork Arts.