"His work has delved into and captured the thought of our time. . . . Enzensberger, more than any poet of his generation anywhere in the world, comes before the public with his own precepts,codes and taboos."—Lawrence Joseph, author of So Where Are We? Poems
Hans Enzensberger is a German translator, editor, author, and poet. In addition to novels, he has written more than five volumes of poetry, including collections for children. In 2009, he received a Griffin Poetry Prize Lifetime Recognition Award.