Ulrich Baer

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Saarbrucken, Germany
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Simone de Beauvoir, Ralph Waldo Emerson; Henry David Thoreau

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July 2013


An author, podcaster (Think About It, dedicated to in-depth conversations about great books and powerful ideas), translator and editor, he has published, among other titles: Rilke's "Letters on Life," Rilke's "The Dark Interval: Letters of Loss, Grief and Transformation," "Spectral Evidence: The Photography of Trauma," "110 Stories: New York Writes After September 11," "Beggar's Chicken: Stories from Shanghai," the novel "We Are But A Moment." He is the father of two children, an avid urban gardener, and lives in New York City where he teaches at New York University.


Average rating: 4.2 · 564 ratings · 66 reviews · 24 distinct works
Spectral Evidence: The Phot...

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Remnants of Song: Trauma an...

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We Are But A Moment

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We Are But a Moment: A Novel

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