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Opening of the 15th ILB: Javier Marias – »Let’s start at the beginning«

Opening of the 15th ILB: Javier Marias – »Let’s start at the beginning«

© Hartwig Klappert

 

Javier Marías, born 1951, is one of the most well-known contemporary authors. In the last 35 years he has produced an extensive body of work that has been multiply awarded. His books have been translated into 34 languages. Marías regularly writes opinion pieces for the Spanish newspaper El País, in which his engaged observation of current events is clearly demonstrated.

Speech translated by Susanne Lange (German): here

and Margaret Jull Costa (English): here