Max Goldt Fri, 17th January 2020, 8:00 pm Read. Literature Max Goldt. Born 1958 in Göttingen. First appearances: singer in the time of the Neue Deutsche Welle. Write 108 columns for Titanic. Since 1996: is one half of the artist duo Katz & Goldt. (The other half: the draughtsman Stephan Katz.) Numerous comic books from this collaboration. Writers and musicians. Language artist and satirist. 1997 Kassel Literature Prize for grotesque humour. 2008 Kleist Prize, Hugo Ball Prize. 2016 Göttingen moose. And of course this praise should not be missing: “Max Goldt writes today the most beautiful German of all the younger ones Autoren … The serenity and silence that this language gives to its readers is not only in the humour; also in a friendly distance from the intrusiveness of a reality, which one better avoids sideways.” By Gustav Seibt. Max Goldt reads. From older texts. And new ones.