Rainer Wochele

Copyright: Peter Hammer Verlag

Born 1943 in Brünn


1982 Freelance writer and employee of the Stuttgarter Zeitung

1983 Fellow of the ‘Kunststiftung Baden-Württemberg’ (Baden-WuerttembergArt Foundation)

1984 Recipient of the ‘Thaddäus-Troll-Preis’

1987-2000 Board member and occasional chairperson of the supporting association of the ‘Stuttgarter Schriftstellerhaus’ (Writers’ House in Stuttgart)

1998 Literary tour to Poznan, Poland

1999 - 2013 Moderator and co-organiser of the annual authors’ symposium ‘Irseer Pegasus’ at the ‘Schwabenakademie Isree’ (Swabian Academy) in Kaufbeuren

2006 Research trip to Rwanda for the novel Der General und der Clown

2009 Readings from Der General und der Clown with actor Dominique Horwitz in Tübingen, Sasbach and Düsseldorf