(author) was born in 1969 in Zweibrücken. She studied religious studies, history and comparative literature in Bochum, Berlin and Yale University. She writes poetry, prose and essays, which she has published in various publishing houses, anthologies and literary journals (including BELLA triste, Edit, Poetenladen) and works as a translator. Her most important volumes of poetry include: “Verzückte Fernanzen” (2004), “zum fernbleiben der umarmung” (2007), “Helle Verwirrung” (2009) and “Honigprotokolle” (kookbooks, 2012). Monika Rinck received the Peter Huchel Prize in 2013 for “Honigprotokolle”.
She imparts her passion for literature and art through her teaching at the German Literature Institute in Leipzig as well as at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. Monika Rinck ist a member of the German PEN Centre.
Ah, das Love-Ding. Essays. Kookbooks, Berlin 2006.
zum fernbleiben der umarmung. Poems. Kookbooks, Berlin 2007.
Honigprotokolle. Sieben Skizzen zu Gedichten, welche sehr gut sind. Mit vier Liedern von Bo Wiget und einem Poster von Andreas Töpfer. Kookbooks, Berlin 2012.
Grand Finale URBAN DICTIONARY
Sun, 15. July, 20:00, Silent Green