Sean Crisp

Sean Crisp

Sean Crisp was born in the United Kingdom and lived there and in Ireland before he came to the United States. He has been learning German since high school and began his exploration of German language literature with Max Frisch's Andorra. Since then he has visited Germany a number of times, and most recently studied at the Pädagogische Hochschule Karlsruhe in Baden-Württemburg for a semester in the spring of 2018. Many of his favorite works of literature, such as Irmgard Keun's Das kunstseidene Mädchen, Erich Maria Remarque's Im Westen nichts Neues, and Wolfgang Borchert's Draußen vor der Tür, are in the German language.