Gary Percesepe conducted an in-depth interview with Jürgen for literary site The Nervous Breakdown. Topics discussed include Hildegard Knef, truthiness in fiction, that guy in Sideways, perfection, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Godard vs. Truffaut, Occupy Hollywood, Paul Tillich, Citizen Kane, James Salter, athletes who train at high altitudes, and Aguirre, the Wrath of God.
Welcome to my site — I'm glad you're here. I’m a writer, editor, translator, traveler, web designer, photographer, critic, storytelling consultant, and social entrepreneur. I’ve published two novels and a book of film criticism, launched Germany's first online literary journal, founded the writers' community Fictionaut, and started West Africa's first vegetarian food service. I graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Ph.D. in English. I've lived in New York City, New Orleans, Mississippi, Wiesbaden, Germany, and the Dominican Republic, and currently divide my time between Dakar and Berlin.