The Leonard Lopate Show Published by The Leonard Lopate Show German Poet, Novelist, and Publisher Michael Kruger Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/55432/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Poet and novelist Michael Kruger is also the head of the influential German publishing house Hanser Verlag, and the literary journal Akzente. His new novel is The Executor: A Comedy of Letters.