Robert Kurvitz (born October 8, 1984) is a Karelian Estonian novelist. He is also known as the singer and lyricist of the band Ultramelanhool (2001), and a member of the ZA/UM group (a cultural movement that began in 2009 with an eponymous webzine). Robert Kurvitz has also penned essays, film scripts ("Free Range" that premiered in Berlinale) and general cultural criticism. 2013 his first novel "Sacred and Terrible Air" was published. Since 2015, Kurvitz is the lead designer at the video game company ZA/UM, working on the upcoming police procedural role playing game "No Truce With The Furies".
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