Reading with Dorothee Elmiger The next event of our reading series «Das andere Buch an der Uni», will see Ingeborg-Bachmann-Prize winner Dorothee Elmiger read from «Einladung an die Waghalsigen» on Thursday, 11 November 2010. Reading series «Das andere Buch an der Uni» Dorothee Elmiger reads from «Einladung an die Waghalsigen» Library of the University of St. Gallen, under the cupola Thursday, 11 November 2010, 7.30 p.m. Free entry. Reading in German Chair: Prof. Dr. phil. Andreas Härter, Associate Professor for German Language and Literature, University of St. Gallen About the book In her award-winning novel “Einladung an die Waghalsigen” [Invitation to the Brave], she tells the story of two sisters who have to assert themselves in the post-apocalyptic world of a former coal mining area. About the author Dorothee Elmiger won the second prize of the Bachmann literature competition with this book. Peter Weber commented on the occasion: Dorothee Elmiger dares to set out on the biggest adventure of them all - to change the world. A wonderful demonstration of intonation!