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Maike Wetzel

Maike Wetzel
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  • Maike Wetzel was born in 1974, attended film school in Munich and in the UK, and currently lives in Berlin and the Rhein-Main area. She is the author of two award-winning collections of short stories: Lange Tage [Long Days] (2003) and Hochzeiten [Weddings] (2000), both published by S. Fischer Verlag. She has directed several short films and documentaries and also writes screenplays. She is currently working on a novel.
    Praise for Maike Wetzel 'Adds magic to the brutal banality of everyday-life.'
    'There is the special art in Maike Wetzel’s writing to demonstrate vividly how events and stories can affect people – in particular if those only passively involved.'
    Der Spiegel
    'A fantastic collection of short stories from one of Europe's most promising young writers.'
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