Christian Kracht

Christian Kracht


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in Saanen, Switzerland
December 29, 1966

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Christian Kracht is a Swiss writer and journalist.
Kracht was born in Saanen. His father, Christian Kracht Sr., was chief representative for the Axel Springer publishing company in the 1960s. Kracht attended Schule Schloss Salem in Baden and Lakefield College School in Ontario, Canada. He graduated from Sarah Lawrence College, New York, in 1989.

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Imperium

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1979

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Ich werde hier sein im Sonn...

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Die Toten

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Der gelbe Bleistift

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“Ich habe Angst vor dieser Erscheinung, aber wenn man viel trinkt, dann geht das
schon wieder weg.”
Christian Kracht, Faserland

“Wie man weiß, gibt es ja nichts auf der ganzen Welt, das langweiliger ist, als Sport zu machen, und wenn etwas noch langweiliger ist, dann natürlich Sportlern bei der Ausübung ihrer langweiligen Sportarten zuzusehen.”
Christian Kracht, Der gelbe Bleistift

“Also zahle ich dem Taxifahrer seinen Fahrpreis und gebe ihm noch ein dickes Trinkgeld, damit er in Zukunft weiß, wer der Feind ist.”
Christian Kracht, Faserland

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