Dort («There»)

Dort («There») A novel Niko Stoifberg 2019 © Nagel & Kimche

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Das Blaue Büchlein («The Little Blue Book»)

Das Blaue Büchlein 366 Vermutungen Niko Stoifberg Illustrated by Lina Müller 2012 © Der Gesunde Menschenversand Buy the book: Amazon, Orell Füssli, Der Gesunde Menschenversand «This opens up a whole (…)

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Discovery of the Day

Every day brings something new, and sometimes it’s even interesting! These are my own little epiphanies.

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Romaine and Jules. A fairytale

Did Hans-Christian Andersen’s friend Jules Jürgensen really build a tower in the woods to see his love across the border? To add to the legend, I wrote this fairy tale (…)

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Orell Füssli visits birthplace of «Dort»

On behalf of bookstore Orell Füssli, a film team travels Switzerland and tracks down the origins of «Dort» …

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Not Guilty

An essay on crime and punishment. If there is no such thing as free will (spoiler alert: there isn’t), our judicial system needs reform.

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Lightmares

Every morning a little story – half dreamed, half made up.

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12 Swiss Books (Pro Helvetia, October 16, 2019)

«Dort» («There») is among the «12 Swiss Books 2019» Pro Helvetia recommends for international translation.

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Just listen to us!!

Schauspielhaus Zürich invited me to write about Suna Gürler’s «Flex». Spoiler alert: It’s awesome.

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We Do What We Do Because We Are Who We Are (Franz Magazine, September 9, 2019)

«We do what we do because we are who we are.» – An interview with Franz Magazine.

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A five-star pigsty

Switzerland, a five-star pigsty? A column for the Protestant Church’s magazine Bildungskirche.

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What Are You Reading, Dani Landolf? (NZZ am Sonntag, August 25, 2019)

«One of the most impressing books this summer was a Swiss debut novel: Niko Stoifberg’s ‹Dort›. A young author tells a really good story, based on a great plot, captivating (…)

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What Are You Reading, Dani Landolf? (NZZ am Sonntag, August 25, 2019)

«One of the most impressing books this summer was a Swiss debut novel: Niko Stoifberg’s ‹Dort›. A young author tells a really good story, based on a great plot, captivating (…)

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