Christoph Jehlicka

Born in the town of Delmenhorst in 1983 and growing up in Lower Saxony.

Jehlicka studied English and Sociology at the University of Hamburg as well as Literary Writing at the University of Hildesheim.

He works as literary translator and advertising copywriter and lives with his family in Hamburg.

 

 

Foto: Leo Krumbacher

 


 
Christoph Jehlicka

DAS LIED VOM ENDE
Novel

NEW!
Hardcover. 352 pages. Coloured endpaper, ribbon page mark
22,00 Euro (D), 22,60 Euro (A)
ISBN: 978-3-944122-36-6

Will be published in February 2018

 

 


READINGS with Christoph Jehlicka
14. February 2018, 18.00 Uhr, Hamburg, Freundlich + Kompetent
»Das Lied vom Ende«Book Release Party. Premiere on stage at the Freundlich + Kompetent!
Our Hamburg author Christoph Jehlicka presents his debut novel, which was published two days earlier. »Das Lied vom Ende« (»The Song of the End«) is a family novel full of tempo and change of perspective. A mixture of coming of age story and marriage drama. A multi-layered, tragicomic book about the adventures of living together. And also about love? After all, it’s Valentine’s Day. So there is a freshly printed book, freshly tapped beer – and plenty of reason to celebrate!
Location: Freundlich + Kompetent, Hamburger Straße 13, 22083 Hamburg

8. March 2018, 20.30 Uhr, München, Muffatwerk
Our author Christoph Jehlicka takes part in the international literature festival WORTSPIELE (7. – 9. March 2018) at the Muffatwerk München. In the special atmosphere of the Club Ampere, with a lots of young authors from all over Germany, from publishers like Suhrkamp Verlag, Rowohlt, Fischer, …
Christoph Jehlicka reads his debut novel »Das Lied vom Ende« on Thursday evening.
Location: Muffatwerk, Club Ampere, Zellstr. 4, 81667 München

14. March 2018, 19.00–20.30 Uhr, Leipzig, Horns Erben
Our start of the Leipzig Book Fair, as usual already on Wednesday evening: Christoph Jehlicka reads his debut novel »Das Lied vom Ende« (»The Song of the End«): a family novel full of tempo and change of perspective. A mixture of coming of age story and marriage drama. A multi-layered, tragicomic book about the adventures of living together. The evening will be moderated by Stefan Mensch, literary critic, journalist (ZEIT, Berliner Tagesspiegel, Deutschlandradio Kultur), translator und blogger .
Location: Horns Erben, Arndtstr. 33, 04275 Leipzig

16. March 2018, 15.00 Uhr, Leipzig, Hugendubel
Today we are at Hugendubel in Petersstraße. Christoph Jehlicka reads his debut novel »Das Lied vom Ende« (»The Song of the End«): a family novel full of tempo and change of perspective. A mixture of coming of age story and marriage drama. A multi-layered, tragicomic book about the adventures of living together.
Ort: Buchhandlung Hugendubel, Petersstr. 12-14, 04109 Leipzig.

17. March 2018, 12.00–12.30 Uhr, Leipzig, Book Fair
There are not many places at a book fair like the »Forum of the Kurt Wolff-Stiftung« in Halle 5: a warm, welcoming, concentrated atmosphere with a fine selection of readings. Christoph Jehlicka reads his debut novel »Das Lied vom Ende« (»The Song of the End«): a family novel full of tempo and change of perspective. A mixture of coming of age story and marriage drama. A multi-layered, tragicomic book about the adventures of living together. This event is moderated by our book designer Annalena Weber who made the cover of »Das Lied vom Ende«. Interesting!
Location: Leipzig Messe, Messe-Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig. Halle 5, H 309, Forum DIE UNABHÄNGIGEN.