What happens when one of Germany's most important writers, himself a Muslim, immerses himself in the world of Christian art? In this book, Navid Kermani is awestruck by a religion full of sacrifice and lamentation, love and wonder, the irrational and the unfathomable, the deeply human and the divine – a Christianity that today’s Christians rarely speak of so earnestly, boldly and en ...... Read More
Tony Crawford has won the Schlegel-Tieck Prize for his translation of Wonder Beyond Belief by Navid Kermani.
Navid Kermani’s humane scholarship and literary erudition have made him one of the world’s most eloquent voices for cultural dialogue between the Islamic and Western worlds. A scholar, novelist and writer, Kermani is of Iranian origin and now lives in Cologne, Germany. He has received numerous ...... Read More