born in Engelskirchen and grew up in the Rhineland. She has been awarded numerous prestigious prizes for her wide-ranging body of work, which includes poetry, essays and narrative prose as well as translations from the Polish, Russian and English. The most recent of these was the Kleist Prize in 2022, but she has also been nominated several times for the German Book Prize. For Grove she won the 2018 Leipzig Book Fair Prize. Her most recent publications include: Slates (2020) and Rombo (2022), as well as Disturbances with Residenz Verlag (2023).