Lutz Seiler, born 1963 in Gera, lives in Wilhelmshorst near Berlin and in Stockholm. After training as a builder he worked as a carpenter and bricklayer, then studied German Literature at Halle University. He moved to Berlin in 1990, working for some years as a waiter. He began to make his mark as poet in the mid 1990s, but then became known mainly for his prose. He has been the literary director and custodian of the Peter Huchel Museum in Wilhelmshorst since 1997.
More PublicationsAm Kap des guten Abends. Acht Bildgeschichten
Insel Verlag, Berlin 2018.
Poems. Suhrkamp Verlag, Berlin 2010.
Stories. Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt 2009.
Turksib. Zwei Erzählungen.
Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt 2008.
Sonntags dachte ich an Gott. Aufsätze
Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt 2004.
vierzig kilometer nacht
Poems. Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt 2003.
pech & blende
Poems. Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt 2000.