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Ulrike Almut Sandig
Ulrike Almut Sandig was born in 1979 and lives in Berlin. She is the author of stories, poems, radio pieces and language performances, where she collaborates closely with musicians and composers. Ulrike Almut Sandig has been invited to many international literary festivals, exchanges and residencies. Her poems have been widely anthologized and received, among other awards, the renowed Roswitha Prize.
Several of her poem collections have been published in English.
Wilhelm Lehmann Prize
Erich Loest Prize
Scholarship by the Senate of Berlin
Award for Emerging Talent of the City of Meersburg
Märkisch Stipend for Literature
Leonce and Lena Prize
Meran Lyric Prize
Silberschwein Award of the LIT.Cologne
Hors Bingen Literature Prize
Hotlist Prize (Best Books from Independent Publishers)