Author: Farhad Showghi

Farhad Showghi was born in Prague in 1961 and grew up in Germany and Iran. He now lives as a psychiatrist in Hamburg. In addition to Ende des Stadplans, his second book (2003), he has published Die Walnußmaske, durch die ich mich träumend aß [The walnut mask I ate through in a dream], 1998, and Die grosse Enfernung [The great distance], 2008.

End of the City Map
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End of the City Map

Burning Deck

Poetry. Translated from the German by Rosmarie Waldrop. Showghi's prose poems leave the map behind and take us into an uncharted place where apparently simple everyday scenes turn, by a little stretch of language, into the unpredictable und strange....

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