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Gesswein, Alfred#

Gesswein, Alfred, b. Mosonmagyarovár, Hungary (then Ungarisch-Altenburg), Jan. 6, 1911; d. Vienna May 13, 1983, poet, author of radio plays, graphic artist. His poetry about landscapes and nature ranged from fantastic subjects (1960s) to current environmental problems. Publisher of literary yearbooks "Konfigurationen" (1965-1972) and co-publisher of the literary magazine "Podium" (1971ff.).

Works#

poetry: Leg in den Wind dein Herz, 1960; An den Schlaefen der Huegel, 1965; Vermessenes Gebiet, 1967; Der glaeserne Nov., 1968; Rama dama, Rama woima, Rama miasma, 1975; augfeude schtod, 1976 (dialect poetry); Zielpunkte, 1977; Kartenhaeuser, 1981. - Radio play: Dreiunddreissig, 1971.