Hilal Sezgin

Hilal Sezgin, born in Frankfurt am Main in 1970, is an author and journalist. She studied Philosophy, Sociology and German Studies in her hometown. After contributing to the Frankfurter Rundschau, Sezgin now works as freelance journalist writing for numerous papers such as Berliner Zeitung, Die Zeit, NDR and WDR. In addition, her column “Schlagloch” is published regularly in the daily taz. In 2017 her book “Nichtstun ist keine Lösung – Politische Verantwortung in Zeiten des Umbruchs” (DuMont, Köln) was published. Sezgin is living in Lüneburg, in the state of Lower Saxony.

Articles by this author

Une Grande Nation (Issue IV/2017)

An elephant’s journey

Modern technology makes it possible to measure and track wildlife better than ever before. James Cheshire and Oliver Uberti have published a book of beautiful maps based on this – but along the way, they seem to have lost sight of animal welfare.