Judith Keller studied German language and literature in Zurich as well as literary writing at the Swiss Literature Institute in Biel and the German Literature Institute in Leipzig. She also studied German as a foreign language in Berlin and Bogotá and was editor of the literary magazine Edit. In 2014 she received the New German Fiction Award for her short story Wo ist das letzte Haus? (The Last House) which was subsequently translated into English by Katy Derbyshire and published through Readux Books. Her book Die Fragwürdigen (The Questionable), published in 2017 by Der gesunde Menschenversand, won an award by both the City of Zurich and the Canton of Zurich. Die Fragwürdigen was also performed as a theater production and featured as an audio play for Swiss radio.
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