World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Adelbert von Chamisso Prize

Article Id: WHEBN0032445158
Reproduction Date:

Title: Adelbert von Chamisso Prize  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Zsuzsa Bánk, German literature, Jean Krier, Dana Ranga, Fritz Angst
Collection: Awards Established in 1985, German Literary Awards
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Adelbert von Chamisso Prize

The Adelbert von Chamisso Prize (German, Adelbert-von-Chamisso-Preis) is a German literary award established in 1985, given to a work whose author's mother tongue is not German, as was the case for Adelbert von Chamisso. The 15,000 € (2007) prize is awarded during the Frankfurt Book Fair.


  • Winners 1
  • References 2
  • Sources 3
  • External links 4


In addition to the main prize one or more "promotional prizes" (Förderpreis) are awarded, shown in this list as "(PP)".


  1. ^ a b "The Prizewinners by year". Robert Bosch Stiftung. Retrieved 18 July 2011. 
  2. ^ Kate Bowen (Feb 29, 2012). "Czech-born author Stavaric claims coveted foreign-language writing prize". Deutsche Welle. Retrieved Feb 29, 2012. 


  • Robert Bosch Stiftung (edit.): Viele Kulturen eine Sprache. Adelbert-von-Chamisso-Preisträgerinnen und Preisträger 1985–2007, Stuttgart 2007

External links

  • Official website

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.