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Murder and Mélange at Vienna’s Popular Kriminacht

Murder and Mélange at Vienna’s Popular Kriminacht

The crime rate was definitely up on 18 September, as local and international writers of detective fiction moved in on Vienna’s coffeehouses, reading from their high-tension stories of murder and mayhem. This year’s Kriminacht hosted 63 book readings in 54 locations – such a wide panoply demands a serious bit of sleuthing to make what […]

Literary Events: Sept. 2012

Markovics reading with feast attached Renowned Austrian actor Karl Markovics (The Counterfeiters) reads from Kaffeehaus literary legend Alfred Polgar, while top chef Christian Petz works wonders in the Holy Moly! kitchen in an evening of artistic and culinary finesse. Including various performances, a five-course dinner and raffle, all proceeds from the event go to the […]

Book Review: Tatort Kaffeehaus, by Edith Kneifl

Crime at the Kaffeehaus: a Mélange of Books and Authors The Viennese coffee-house may have literary connections, but it is not usually associated with a Tatort, the site of an illicit deed. However, on a single evening in mid-September more than 45 Vienna coffee houses were indeed the backdrop for crime. The seventh annual Kriminacht […]

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