Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2019

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Fatma Aydemir | Writer

Fatma Aydemir
Fatma Aydemir

Fatma Aydemir was born in 1986 in Karlsruhe. She studied German and American literature at Goethe Universität in Frankfurt. Since 2012 she has been living in Berlin and works as an editor for the daily newspaper taz. She also contributes to various magazines, such as the feminist publication Missy Magazine and the music magazine Spex. In 2017 her first novel „Ellbogen“ was published. It was awarded the Franz Hessel Prize and the Klaus Michael Michael Kühne Preis and was adapted for the stage by numerous German theaters.