Topics in Modern German Literature and Poetics: Towards peace. Poetics.
Marlene Streeruwitz is one of the important voices of German speaking literature. Since 1986 she published plays, novels, radioplays and essays. Her work is a philosophical quest for truth and freedom. Using poststructuralist literary theories from the beginning her work was part of the cultural turn of the 90ies of 20th century. She was awarded many prizes. So the Bremer Literaturpreis and the Preis der Literaturhäuser in 2020.