Katerina Poladjan, born in Moscow in 1971, has lived in Germany since 1979 and is a writer. She studied Applied Cultural Studies at Leuphana University in Lüneburg and Performing Arts in Munich. In 2019 her novel “Hier sind Löwen” and in 2022 “Zukunftsmusik” were published, both by S. Fischer Verlag, Frankfurt am Main. In 2021 she was awarded the Nelly Sachs Prize, and in 2022 she was nominated for the Leipzig Book Fair Prize. Poladjan lives in Berlin.
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