Peter Weiss (1916–1982) was a German playwright, novelist, filmmaker, and painter. His works include the plays Marat/Sade and The New Trial, also published by Duke University Press, and the novels The Shadow of the Body of the Coachman and The Conversation of the Three Walkers. West Germany's most important literary award, the Georg Büchner Prize, was awarded to Weiss posthumously in 1982.
Joel Scott is a freelance translator, editor, and writer, and the author of two poetry chapbooks: Bildverbot and Diary Farm.
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