Michael Kumpfmüller was born in l961 in Munich and lives in Berlin. He is a freelance journalist for Die Zeit, Suddeutsche Zeitung, and Frankfurter Rundschau.
The Adventures of a Bed Salesman
Michael Kumpfmüller; Translated by Anthea Bell
This picaresque tale of a sexually voracious bed salesman whose life is dominated by his adventures with women opens in l962 as thirty-year-old Heinrich Hampel crosses the Berlin Wall leaving the West...