Richard Kämmerlings


Richard Kämmerlings was born in Hüls am Niederrhein, a town in north western Germany, in 1969. He studied German, history and philosophy in Cologne and Tübingen and works as a literary correspondent for the Welt and Welt am Sonntag national newspapers. In 2011, his book “Das kurze Glück der Gegenwart (in English, “the short-term happiness of the contemporary”): German Literature since 1989” was published. He lives in Berlin.

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Under the Earth (Issue I/2022)

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German author Bodo Kirchhoff's new novel deals with the contradictions of the colonialist gaze.

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