Hans Wollschlager

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Birthday
17, 1935
Birthplace
Minden, Germany
Death Date
May 19, 2007 (72)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
17, 1935
Birthplace
Minden, Germany
Death Date
May 19, 2007 (72)

About

A twentieth-century author, historian, editor, and translator, he is particularly known for his German translation of James Joyce's Ulysses. His other works include Nacht-Stücke and Die Gegenwart einer Illusion.

Before Fame

He studied music and composed three symphonies before dedicating himself primarily to literary pursuits.

Trivia

His historical account of the Crusades included an indictment of the Catholic Church.

Family Life

He was born in Minden, Germany. He died in Bamberg in 2007.

Associated With

He collaborated with Arno Schmidt on a translation of the works of Edgar Allan Poe.