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The page of Halter, Ernst, English biography

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Halter, Ernst


Ernst Halter (1938, Zofingen) is a Swiss writer and poet. He has been publishing poetry, short stories and novels for over 40 years. Among his most important works are: Die Stimme des Atems (The Breath’s Voice) (2003); Über Land (Overland), (2007); and the novels, Das Buch Mara (The Book of Mara), (1988) and Jahrhundertschnee (Snow Century), (2009).

He was the husband of Erika Burkart, a Swiss writer and poet, until her death in 2010.   

(Editor of this page: Benő Eszter)

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