Judith Zander, D.

Born in 1980 in Anklam, lives in Berlin. Studied German Studies, English Studies and History in Greifswald, then German Creative Writing Programme at Leipzig University.

Poetry, prose, translations

Poetry, prose, translations. Publications in journals and anthologies, including edit, manuskripte, wespennest.


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  • Lyrik von Jetzt Zwei. Berlin Verlag 2008.
  • Neubuch. Neue junge Lyrik. yedermann 2008.
  • Der Roman "Dinge, die wir heute sagten" will be published in autumn 2010 at dtv. A volume of translations of American poet Bob Hicok is in preparation and will be published in spring 2011 at Luxbooks.


Awards (Selection)

  • Poetry prize at the 15th Open Mike 2007.
  • Scholarship from Kulturstiftung Sachsen at Edith-Stein-Haus 2008.
  • Scholarship from Künstlerhaus Lukas in Ahrenshoop 2008.
  • GEDOK scholarship at Atelierhaus Lübeck 2009.
  • Johann Joachim Christoph Bode scholarship of the German Translators’ Fund 2010.
  • Sinecure scholarship in Landsdorf 2010.