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Sophie Calle - I found an address book on the Rue des Martyrs... I will contact the people whose names are noted down. I will tell them, “I found an address book on the street by chance. Your number was in it. I’d like to meet you.”.... Thus, I will get to know this man through his friends and acquaintances. I will try to discover who he is without ever meeting him

Urs Widmer - a moralist certainly lurks in Urs Widmer, but a moralist with humour and linguistic wit who recognises the human comedy implicit in tragedy and knows the melancholy of cheerfulness