The Night Swimmer
Author: Hansjörg Schertenleib
Hansjörg Schertenleib was born in 1957 in Zürich, Switzerland. He was trained as a typesetter and a graphic designer and educated at the School of Arts in Zürich. He was co-editor of the literary-magazine ´orte´ from 1980 to 1984 and has written for numerous publications like Der Stern, Die Zeit, Weltwoche or Tages-Anzeiger Magazin. Readings and lectures in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Holland, Luxembourg, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, England, France, Bulgaria, Tunisia, the USA, Mexico, Columbia, South Africa and Thailand. He has been living in Norway, Vienna, Boston, London and Berlin. In 1996 he moved to County Donegal in Ireland and acquired Irish citizenship in 2003. Since 2011 he also lives in Suhr, Switzerland and since 2016 on Spruce Head, Maine, USA.