Odile Kennel

Odile Kennel is a poet, novelist and translator living in Berlin. She writes in German and in French and likes to invite other languages into her texts. Most recently, she published the poetry collection Hors Texte (Verlagshaus Berlin 2019) and the novel Mit Blick auf See (dtv 2017), for which she was nominated for the Alfred Döblin Prize. In translation, Angélica Freitas' most recent publication was Der Uterus ist groß wie eine Faust (Elif Verlag 2020). She advises authors and translators of different languages as part of the Berlin project schreiben & leben and was a member of the first jury of the Berlin Senate's working scholarship for non-German literature.

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