Hans Magnus Enzensberger

German author, poet, translator and editor

Hans Magnus Enzensberger (born 11 November 1929) is a German author, poet, translator and editor. He has also written under the pseudonym Andreas Thalmayr. He was born in Kaufbeuren, Bavaria.[1] He moved to Nuremberg in 1931. Enzensberger has a sarcastic, ironic tone in many of his poems.[2]

Hans Magnus Enzensberger, Warsaw (Poland), 2006


  1. Oltermann, Philip (May 15, 2010). "A life in writing: Hans Magnus Enzensberger". The Guardian. Retrieved August 3, 2014.
  2. Schmid, Helge (November 1999). "Mit englischer Behendigkeit Hans Magnus Enzensberger als Nachdichter" (in German). literaturkritik.de. Retrieved August 3, 2014.

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