Markus Orths, Karlsruhe (D)

Markus Orths was born in Viersen in 1969 and lives in Karlsruhe. Studied philosophy, Romance studies and English philology in Freiburg. Narrations, novels, essays.

Orths was suggested as Daniela Strigl's competition sponsor.

Markus Orths wants to enter the competition without a video portrait.

Publications (selection)

  • Wer geht wo hinterm Sarg? Schöffling 2001
  • Corpus. Schöffling 2002
  • Lehrerzimmer. Schöffling 2003
  • Catalina. Schöffling 2005
  • Fluchtversuche. Schöffling 2006

Markus Orths (Foto ORF/Johannes Puch)

Awards (selection)

  • open mike of the literaturWERKstatt Berlin 2000
  • Marburg Literary Prize, award of sponsorship 2002
  • Scholarship Literary Colloquium Berlin 2002
  • Award of sponsorship from North Rhine-Westphalia 2003
  • Heinrich-Heine Scholarship 2006