14 January 2015
Book Launch and Performance, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, 7 pm
Fiktion proudly and with utmost pleasure introduces its third e-book title: Herr F (Everything living forever is screaming forever) is a literary adaptation of the Faust story by legendary Scottish musician and author Momus.
The hero of the novel, a failed writer, uses his pact with the devil to loose upon humanity the world’s most boring book. Momus will present a staged reading of excerpts from Herr F at the book’s premiere.Questions around the role of Gretchen will be answered to the accompaniment of a painting performance by the Japanese-British artist and singer Sarah Midori Perry. One of the book’s characters, Hagen Verleger, a graphic artist who rises to pontifical stature in Rome, will design a cover for Herr F live before the audience. Herr F will be published on 14 January 2015 as all of Fiktion’s books simultaneously in English and German language and will be available free of charge on Fiktion’s website, its own/specially designed reader, and many known platforms.The entrance to the Book Launch on 14 January 2015, 7 pm, at Haus der Kulturen der Welt is free.