Thomas Ballhausen, A

Born in 1975 in Vienna, lives in Vienna.  Author and cultural scholar. Degree in Comparative Literature and German Philology at the University of Vienna, lecturer at the University of Vienna.

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Scientific advisor at Filmarchiv Austria. International positions as curator and lecturer. Editor of pop culture magazine skug. Journal for Music, founding member of the online literature project die flut, member of the art and research project projekt berggasse. Literary and scientific publications, essays, several independent literary publications.


Thomas Ballhausen: Videoportraits


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Awards ans scholarships


  • Premio Selezione di Centro Ricerca Narrative Cinema 2003.
  • Literature Prize Steyr 2005 (2nd place).
  • Reinhard Priessnitz Prize 2006.
  • Holfeld Tunzer Prize 2008 (together with Regina Hilber).
  • Austrian State Scholarship for Literature

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