Nora Bossong - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Bio

Nora Bossong, born in 1982 in Bremen, is a writer of poetry, novels and essays, and has been the recipient of several awards, including the prestigious Peter Huchel Prize and the Art Prize Berlin. In her novels Webers Protokolle and 36,9 Grad she interweaves history with the present and is adept at calmly and subtly observing the interplay of politics, society and literature. Her reportage Rotlicht (2017) received widespread media acclaim as an outstanding social study. Since April 2017 Nora Bossong has been a member of the advisory board of the PEN association of writers.