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Erika Pluhar - Pluhar

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In "Gegenüber" erzählt Erika Pluhar auf eine Weise vom Alter, die mit dem Unausweichlichen versöhnt, nicht zuletzt durch Humor. Mit "Die öffentliche Frau" hat Erika Pluhar eine andere Art der Autobiografie verfasst: zwischen Fiktion und Realität. Persönlich, berührend und fesselnd. In "Spätes Tagebuch" schreibt Erika Pluhar auf ebenso sensible wie schonungslose Weise über das Alter, Sehnsüchte und Ängste. Poetisch, lebensnah und intensiv.

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"Gegenüber", "Die öffentliche Frau" und "Spätes Tagebuch"
680 pages
format:125 x 205
ISBN: 9783701717132
Release date: 29.01.2019

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Erika Pluhar

studied acting at Max-Reinhardt Seminar and was a regular cast member at Vienna's Burgtheater until 1999. She writes and sings, acts in movies, and has published numerous books. In 2009 Erika Pluhar received the "Ehrenpreis des österreichischen Buchhandels für Toleranz in Denken und Handeln".
 

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 Zu Erika Pluhars 80. Geburtstag erschienen drei ihrer starken, immer persönlichen Bücher im Dreierpack. Eindrucksvoll.
[Quelle: DONNA]

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