Authors of the 11th Prague Writers' Festival
Dedicated to Primo Levi: “If Not Now, When?”

Peter Stephan Jungk
Peter Stephan Jungk Peter Stephan Jungk was born in 1952 in Santa Monica, California. He grew up in Vienna, Salzburg and Berlin, and later studied at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles. In 1980 he studied the Torah in Jerusalem. His literary début was a collection of stories Holly-Wood  followed by several novels, which include Tigor, Coming Full Circle, The Inheritance  and The King of America.

He also has written film scripts for television and a biography of Franz Werfel. “I find it difficult to define my homeland. The only place where I feel my roots, my identity, is writing. Writing is my house, my home, my passion.”  Peter Stephan Jungk lives in Paris.

Primo Levi Corin Curschellas Christian Rösli Gore Vidal Gary Younge
Jan Kavan Jan Kasl Michael March Robert Menasse Peter Stephan Jungk
Salman Rushdie Savyon Liebrecht Natan Zach Etgar Keret Vassilis Vassilikos
Adolf Muschg Erica Pedretti Zoë Jenny Daniel de Roulet Patrick McCabe
Dermot Healy Timothy O´Grady Vladimír Páral Arnošt Lustig Václav Boštík