born in Linz, Austria, in 1984, lives in Vienna. Studied comparative literature in Vienna and Wrocław, Poland. Publications in literary magazines and anthologies. Won several awards, among them Alfred-Gesswein-Preis (2009), Schloss Wiepersdorf residential grant (2011), literary scholarship of the Austrian government (2011/12). Her first book „Der Platz des Hundes“ (The dog’s place, 2010) was nominated for the European Festival of the First Novel in Kiel, Germany in 2011.