Alex Capus


Alex Capus was born in 1961 in Normandy and lives today in Olten in the Swiss canton of Solothurn. In 1994, he published his first volume of stories Diese verfluchte Schwerkraft [This Cursed Gravity], followed by numerous books of short stories, novels, and reportages. Alex Capus combines meticulously researched facts with fictive narrations in which he empathetically describes the personal fates of his protagonists. Alex Capus received numerous awards for his works.