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Jäger, Willigis

(1925-2020) German monk and author of Der Alte aus Atlantis (1982; trans Ingrid Racz as The Old Sage of Atlantis 1995) as Willigis, in which an explorer examining Mayan ruins finds the Underground domain of a survivor of Atlantis, who transmits the story of its splendour and its fall. [JC]

Willigis Jäger

born Hösbach, Bavaria, Germany: 7 March 1925

died Holzkirchen, Bavaria, Germany: 20 March 2020



Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction edited by John Clute, David Langford, Peter Nicholls and Graham Sleight.
Accessed 16:26 pm on 6 December 2021.