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Carolin Callies, born in Mannheim in 1980, lives in Ladenburg near Heidelberg. She is an author and freelance literature mediator. With fünf sinne & nur ein besteckkasten Carolin Callies presented her first poetry collection, for which she was awarded the Thaddäus-Troll-Prize and the one-year scholarship for literature of the state of Baden-Württemberg in 2015. In 2020 she was nominated with for the Clemens Brentano Prize of the city of Heidelberg.