Martin Walser

German writer

Martin Walser (born 24 March 1927) is a German writer. He became famous for talking about the troubles for anti-heroes he had in his novels and stories. In 1998 he was awarded the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade in Frankfurt.[1] Walser was born in Wasserburg am Bodensee, on Lake Constance.

Martin Walser
Walser at a book presentation in Aachen, Germany, in 2008
Walser at a book presentation in Aachen, Germany, in 2008
Born (1927-03-24) March 24, 1927 (age 93)
Wasserburg am Bodensee
OccupationNovelist
ResidenceNußdorf am Bodensee
NationalityGerman
Period1955–present
Notable worksRunaway Horse
Notable awardsPeace Prize of the German Book Trade
1998

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