Peter Wortsman

Peter Wortsman is the author of works of fiction, nonfiction, plays, and poetry. He is also a critically acclaimed translator from German into English, including works such as The Golden Pot by E.T.A. Hoffman. A former fellow of the Fulbright Foundation, The Thomas J. Watson Foundation, and a Holtzbrinck Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, his writing has been honored with the Beard’s Fund Short Story Award and an Independent Publishers Book Award. He divides his time between New York City and the French Alps.