Philipp Blom

Philipp Blom (1970, DE) is a German historian, novelist, journalist and translator. After he obtained his PhD Modern History in Oxford, he worked as a journalist, contributing to newspapers,  magazines and radio programmes in Europe and the US. His historical books on European history such as The Vertigo Years (2008) and A Wicked Company (2010) have been awarded with many international prizes. For his current project “At Breaking Point” he is working on a historical overview of culture and life during the inter-War period in Europe and the United States.


Philipp Blom contributes to Re:Thinking Europe – An Anthology – June 2 20:30 in De Balie, and to Fort Europa – June 3 14:00 in Theater Bellevue. 

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