Jenny Erpenbeck was born in East Berlin. She is the author of several works of fiction, including The Book of Words (2007) and Visitation (2010), both translated by Susan Bernofsky and published by New Directions. The End of Days won the prestigious Hans Fallada Prize in 2014. Also an opera director, she currently lives in Berlin.
ARTICLES FEATURING JENNY
Is That All There Is to a Novel?
Erpenbeck’s novel is “like the view from a plane zigzagging through the skies over 20th-century Europe.”...