Day 90 of Penpositive Reading Campaign – ‘Midstream’ By German poet Johannes Bobrowski

Johannes BobrowskiJohannes Bobrowski (originally Johannes Konrad Bernhard Bobrowski; April 9, 1917 – September 2, 1965) was a German lyric poet, narrative writer, adaptor and essayist.

Bobrowski died as a result of a perforated appendix in East Berlin and was buried in the Friedrichshagen cemetery. Since 1992, the Foundation for Prussian Maritime Trade (Stiftung Preußische Seehandlung) has donated funds towards the Johannes Brobrowski Medal.