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Encyclopedia > List of Austrian writers

This is a list of Austrian writers and poets.

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Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The following list is an election of famous Austrians. ... This is a list of Austrian actors: A Maria Anna Adamberger, actress (18th century) Rosa Albach-Retty, actress Peter Alexander, actor (born 1926) Leon Askin, actor Erich Auer actor (death 2004) B Senta Berger, born 1941 Theodore Bikel, jewish folk singer and actor (African Queen)(born 1924) Klaus Maria Brandauer... This is a list of Austrian artists and architects. ... This is a list of margraves, dukes, archdukes, and emperors of Austria. ... This is a list of Austrian mountaineers Matthias Auckenthaler, mountaineer (first climb of north face of Furchetta) Peter Aufschnaiter, mountaineer and co-traveller of Heinrich Harrer (Seven Years in Tibet) Karl Blodig, mountaineer (first to climb all alpine mountains above 4000m) Hermann Buhl, first ascent of Nanga Parbat 1953, first... This is a list of Austrian politicians. ... This is a list of Austrian scientists Economists Eugen von Böhm-Bawerk Friedrich Hayek, economist and social scientist, Nobel Prize in economics 1974 Leopold Kohr, economist Carl Menger, founder of the Austrian School of economics Ludwig von Mises, free-market economist Oskar Morgenstern, co-founder of game theory Joseph...

A

Ilse Aichinger is (or was) an Austrian Jewish poet. ... Peter Altenberg (1859 - 1919) was a writer and poet from Vienna, Austria. ... 1859 is a common year starting on Saturday. ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Jean Améry (October 21, 1912 - October, 17 1978) was an Austrian of Jewish descent. ... 1912 is a leap year starting on Monday. ... 1978 was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... 1810 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1844 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Ludwig Anzengruber (November 19, 1839 - December 10, 1889) was an Austrian writer and poet. ... 1839 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Hans Carl Artmann (June 12, 1921 - December 4, 2000), also known as Ib Hansen, was an Austrian poet, best known for his poems written in Viennese (med ana schwoazzn dintn). ... 2000 is a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

B

Ingeborg Bachmann (June 25, 1926 Klagenfurt, Austria - October 17, 1973 Rome, Italy) was an Austrian poet and author. ... 1926 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1973 was a common year starting on Monday. ... Hermann Bahr (1904 by Emil Orlik) Hermann Bahr (July 19, 1863 - January 15, 1934) was an Austrian writer, playwright, director, and critic. ... 1863 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1934 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... Eduard von Bauernfeld (January 13, 1802 - August 9, 1890), Austrian dramatist, was born at Vienna. ... Thomas Bernhard Thomas Bernhard (February 9, 1931 - February 12, 1989) was an Austrian playwright and novelist. ... 1931 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hermann Broch (November 1, 1886 - May 30, 1951) was a 20th century Austrian writer, considered one of the major Modernists. ... Max Brod Max Brod (May 27, 1884 in Prague, Austria-Hungary - December 20, 1968 in Tel Aviv, Israel) was German language author and composer born in Bohemia, todays Czech Republic. ... Austria-Hungary, also known as the Dual monarchy (or: the k. ... 1884 is a leap year starting on Tuesday (click on link to calendar). ...

C

Elias Canetti, Nobel Prize Laureate in Literature Elias Canetti (July 25, 1905 – August 13, 1994). ... Austria-Hungary, also known as the Dual monarchy (or: the k. ... The Nobel Prize in literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual work, though individual works are sometimes... 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. ... 1978 was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... Paul Celan was the most frequently used pseudonym of Paul Antschel (the pseudonymous adopts an anagram of his surname in Romanian, Ancel) (November 23, 1920 - approximately April 20, 1970), who is considered one of the few major poets of the post-World War II era. ... Austria-Hungary, also known as the Dual monarchy (or: the k. ...

D

Heimito von Doderer (5 September 1896 in Weidlingau near Vienna - 23 December 1966 Vienna) was a famous Austrian writer. ... 1896 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1966 was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Vienna (German: Wien [viːn]) is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austrias nine federal states (Bundesland Wien). ...

E

  • Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, writer (style: psychological novelist)

Marie Freifrau von Ebner-Eschenbach (September 13, 1830 - March 12, 1916) was an Austrian writer. ...

F

Franzobel is the pseudonym of the Austrian writer Stefan Griebl. ... Alfred Hermann Fried (1864-1921) was an Austrian pacifist, publicist, co-founder of the German peace movement, and co-winner (with Tobias Asser) of the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1911. ... Nobel Peace Prize (where Nobel is pronounced with the stress on the second syllable) is one of five Nobel Prizes requested by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... Erich Fried was born in 1921 in Vienna, Austria. ...

G

Franz Seraphicus Grillparzer (January 15, 1791 - January 21, 1872), Austrian dramatic poet, was born in Vienna. ... 1791 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1872 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... Vienna (German: Wien [viːn]) is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austrias nine federal states (Bundesland Wien). ...

H

1830 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Peter Handke (born December 6, 1942) is an avant-garde Austrian novelist and playwright. ... 1942 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Carinthia ( German Kärnten, Slovenian Koroška) is a federal state or Bundesland, located in the south of Austria. ... Fritz Hochwälder (May 28, 1911 – October 21, 1986) was an Austrian playwright. ... Hugo von Hofmannsthal (February 1, 1874 - July 15, 1929), was an Austrian novelist, librettist, poet, dramatist, narrator, and essayist. ... Ödön (Edmund Josef) von Horváth, born December 9, 1901 in Fiume (today called Rijeka) and killed June 1, 1938 in Paris, was one of the most important German-language playwrights and authors of the twentieth century. ... Rijeka (Fiume in Italian and Hungarian; Rijeka and Fiume both mean river) is the principal seaport of Croatia, located on the Kvarner Bay, an inlet of the Adriatic Sea. ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1938 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ...

J

Ernst Jandl (August 1, 1925, Vienna, Austria - June 9, 2000, Vienna) was an Austrian writer and poet. ... Elfriede Jelinek talking to anti-government protesters in Vienna, June 2000 Elfriede Jelinek (born 20 October 1946) is an Austrian feminist playwright and novelist. ... The Nobel Prize in literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual work, though individual works are sometimes...

K

Franz Kafka approximately 1917 Franz Kafka (July 3, 1883 in Prague, Bohemia - June 3, 1924 in Vienna, Austria) was one of the major German language writers of the 20th century most of whose work was published posthumously. ... Prague (Praha in Czech) is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. ... Egon Erwin Kisch ( Prague, April 29, 1885 - March 31, 1948) - Czechoslovakian writer and journalist, who wrote in German. ... Prague (Praha in Czech) is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. ... Ludwig Alois Ferdinand Ritter von Köchel ( January 14, 1800 - June 3, 1877) was a musicologist, writer, composer, botanist and publisher. ... Karl Kraus (April 28, 1874 - June 12, 1936) was an eminent Austrian writer and journalist. ... 1874 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1936 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ...

L

Nikolaus Lenau was the nom de plume of Nikolaus Franz Niembsch von Strehlenau (August 25, 1802 - August 22, 1850), and Austrian poet. ... 1802 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1850 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...

M

Robert Menasse Robert Menasse (born June 21, 1954 in Vienna) is an Austrian writer. ... Gustav Meyrink (January 19, 1868 - December 4, 1932) was an Austrian author, storyteller, dramatist, translator, banker and Buddhist. ... 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... 1924 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Frederic Morton (right) is honoured by Austrian Federal President Thomas Klestil (†) on 25 June 2003 Frederic Morton (born October 5, 1924) is a Jewish Austrian writer who emigrated to the United States in 1940. ... 1924 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Robert Musil (November 6, 1880, Klagenfurt, Austria - April 15, 1942, Geneva, Switzerland) was an Austrian writer, author of the unfinished trilogy The Man Without Qualities (in German, Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften), one of the most important modernist novels. ...

N

Günther Nenning in 2000 DDr. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Nepomuk Eduard Ambrosius Nestroy (born December 7, 1801 at Vienna, Austria; died May 25, 1862 at Graz, Austria) was an opera singer, actor and, primarily, a playwright. ... Christine Nöstlinger (born October 13, 1936 at Vienna) is an Austrian writer. ...

P

  • Leo Perutz, writer

R

Ferdinand Raimund (born June 1, 1790, died September 5, 1836) was an Austrian actor and dramatist. ... Rainer Maria Rilke (born 4 December 1875 in Prague; died 29 December 1926 in Val-Mont (Switzerland)) was an important poet in the German language. ... Peter Rosegger (31 July 1843 - 26 June 1918) was an Austrian poet from the province of Styria. ... 1843 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1918 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Joseph Roth (September 2, 1894 in Brody - May 27, 1939 in Paris) was an Austrian Jewish novelist who converted to Catholicism and is best known for his family saga The Radetzky March (1932), and for his novel of Jewish life Job (1930). ...

S

Ferdinand Ludwig Adam von Saar (born September 30, 1833 in Vienna, Austria; died July 24, 1906 in Döbling) was an Austrian novelist, playwright and poet. ... Book cover for Venus in Furs Leopold Ritter von Sacher-Masoch (January 27, 1836 - March 9, 1895), writer and journalist, was born in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine). ... Felix Salten (September 6, 1869 - October 8, 1945) was an Austrian writer. ... 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... This article is about the 1942 Walt Disney film. ... Arthur Schnitzler Arthur Schnitzler (May 15, 1862 - October 21, 1931) was an Austrian writer and doctor. ... Barbara Schurz is an artist and revolutionary activist from Austria. ... Jura Soyfer (December 8, 1912. ... Vienna (German: Wien [viːn]) is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austrias nine federal states (Bundesland Wien). ... Fritz Spiegl Fritz Spiegl (January 27, 1926 - March 23, 2003) was an Austrian-born musician, journalist, broadcaster, humorist and collector who since 1939 had lived and worked in England. ... Rudolf Steiner Rudolf Steiner (February 27, 1861–March 30, 1925) was an Austrian philosopher, literary scholar, architect, playwright, educator, and social thinker, who is best known as the founder of Anthroposophy and its practical applications, including Waldorf School, Biodynamic agriculture, the Camphill Movement, and the Christian Community. ... Adalbert Stifter (23 October 1805 _ 28 January 1868) was an Austrian writer, poet, painter, and German-speaking world, while almost entirely unknown to English readers. ... 1869 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Bertha Sophie Felicitas Baronin von Suttner (June 9, 1843 in Prague _ June 21, 1914 in Vienna), née Gräfin (Countess) Kinsky von Chinic und Tettau, was an Austrian radical pacifist and 1905 Nobel Peace Prize winner. ... Nobel Peace Prize (where Nobel is pronounced with the stress on the second syllable) is one of five Nobel Prizes requested by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ...

T

Friedrich Torberg (September 16, 1908 - November 10, 1979) is the pen-name of Friedrich Kantor-Berg, an Austrian writer. ... 1908 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1979 is a common year starting on Monday. ... Vienna (German: Wien [viːn]) is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austrias nine federal states (Bundesland Wien). ... Georg Trakl (February 3, 1887 - November 3, 1914) was an Austrian poet, whose deeply disturbing work assaults the emotions with its powerful metaphors of destruction, death, the search for meaning, and a tenuous relationship with God. ...

W

Franz Werfel, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1940 Franz Werfel (September 10, 1890 - August 26, 1945) was a German language novelist, playwright, and poet. ... Prague (Praha in Czech) is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. ... Events March – The treaty between England and France is extended until April of 1377. ... Events Discovery of Senegal and Cape Verde by Dinas Diaz Births March 1 - Sandro Botticelli, Italian painter of the Florentine school during the Early Renaissance (d. ...

Z

Joseph Christian, Baron von Zedlitz (1790 - 1862), Austrian dramatist and epic poet. ... Stefan Zweig Stefan Zweig (November 28, 1881 - February 22, 1942) was an Austrian writer. ... 1881 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1942 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Vienna (German: Wien [viːn]) is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austrias nine federal states (Bundesland Wien). ...

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