Dr. Robert MENASSE
Novelist and Essayist, Vienna
As an undergraduate, Menasse studied in Vienna, Salzburg and Messina
1980 PhD thesis "Der Typus des Außenseiters im Literaturbetrieb"
1981-1988 Junior lecturer, Institute of Literature Theory, University of Sao Paolo
1988 First novel "Sinnliche Gewissheit" is published.
Since returning to Europe from Brasil, Menasse has mainly lived in the cities of Berlin, Vienna and Amsterdam.
He currently lives in Vienna.