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Participants: Andreas Unterweger

Andreas Unterweger(Photo: Werner Schandor)

Andreas Unterweger is a writer and musician who was born in Graz in 1978.  His first novel, Wie im Siebenten, was published by Literaturverlag Droschl in 2009, and a multimedia-based opera, Lost Brains (music by Wim van Zutphen, lyrics by Andreas Unterweger), received its premiere in September 2009 at Brucknerhaus Linz.  Further shows are planned for 2010 in New York and New Jersey.  Andreas Unterweger has also been performing with his wife, the singer Judith Gschwantner, and with the band Ratlos: their first EP, Morgen in Graz, was released in 2008.

StAnza 2010 Events:

Fri 19 March | Showcase
Younger International Poets Read: Monika Rinck with Alistair Noon, Sam Riviere, Swithun Cooper, Catriona Lexy Campbell & Andreas Unterweger
The Town Hall, Queens Gardens – Council Chamber

Fri 19 March | Open Mic
Poetry and Songwriting Open Mic with MC, Jim Carruth
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Bar & Bistro

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