Czech Jaroslav Rudiš to receive prestigious German literary prize

17-01-2018

Czech writer Jaroslav Rudiš is set to receive the prestigious German literary award Preis der Literaturhäuser. The organizers highlighted Rudiš’s ability to work with different literary genres.

The 45-year old writer, who lives both in the Czech Republic and Germany, will pick up the award, which comes with a cheque for 15,000 euros, in March at the Leipzig Book Fair.