Hungarian writer Imre Kertész has died. Kertész lived under Nazi occupation, was deported to Auschwitz-Berkenau and, after surviving the war, lived under communism in Hungary. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2002.
Imre Kertész survived Auschwitz as a teenager. The Nobel Prize in Literature laureate described the horrors of the concentration camps in his novels. Still, he was fascinated by Germany's cultural history.
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