German Writer Christoph Hein
8th April 2024 - 80th Birthday.
Christoph Hein, German author and translator, born 8th April 1944, near Leibzig, East Germany.
From 1967 to 1971 Hein studied philosophy in Leipzig and Berlin. Upon graduation he became dramatic adviser at the Volksbühne in Berlin, where he worked as a resident writer from 1974. Since 1979 Hein has worked as a freelance writer.