| German, Romansh|
| 1 February 1978 (age 37)
Tavanasa, Switzerland (1978-02-01) |
Novelist, poet, playwright
The Alp, Behind the Station, Last Last Orders, Ustrinkata
Pedro Lenz, Matthias Zschokke, Marco Camenisch, Corin Curschellas, Dorothee Elmiger
Arno Camenisch Wikipedia
Arno Camenisch (born 1 February 1978 in Tavanasa) is a Swiss writer who works in German and Romansh.
Camenisch grew up in Tavanasa and studied at a teacher training college in Chur. From 2004 to 2007 he lived in Madrid. Since 2007, he has lived in Biel/Bienne. He is a member of the Spoken Word Ensemble Bern ist überall.
Camenisch writes prose, poetry and plays. He is best known for his multi-award winning novel Sez Ner (translated as The Alp), about life in a modern Alpine village, which was written jointly in German and Romansh.