Katharina Schultens

© Dirk Skiba

born 1980 in Rhineland-Palatinate, lives in Berlin.

Studied cultural studies with a focus on literature in Hildesheim, St. Louis, and Bologna; since 2006 she has worked at Humboldt University in Berlin.

Her work has received numerous awards, including the Leonce and Lena Prize in 2013 and the Swiss Spycher: Leuk Literature Prize in 2015.

Her recent publications include the poetry collections gorgos portfolio and undead swan (kookbooks 2014, 2017), the essay Money. A Reckoning with Private Resources(Verlagshaus Berlin, Edition poeticon, 2015) and So oder so, along the seam. Zu Marina Zwetajewa (Verlag Das Wunderhorn, 2016).