Guy Helminger

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Guy Helminger (born 1963) is a Luxembourg author who has written a number of successful novels and plays in German.[1]

Biography[edit]

Guy Helminnger, the younger brother of author Nico Helminger, was born on 20 January 1963 in Esch-sur-Alzette in south-western Luxembourg. He studied German literature and philosophy in Luxembourg, Heidelberg and Cologne where he has lived since 1985. His literary work includes poetry, drama and novels. His award-winning play Morgen ist Regen, translated into English as "Venezuela", was performed at London's Arcola Theatre in March 2003.[2][3]

In 2002, Helminger was awarded the Luxembourg Servais Prize for Rost, a collection of short stories.

Selected works[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Helminger, Guy", Luxemburger Lexikon, Editions Guy Binsfeld, Luxembourg, 2006. (German)
  2. ^ "Helminger, Guy", Centre national de literature. Retrieved 14 February 2011.
  3. ^ "Venezuela by Guy Helminger", Arcola Theatre. Retrieved 14 February 2011.