Sasha Marianna Salzmann
Sasha Marianna Salzmann was born in Volgograd in 1985 and grew up in Moscow. In 1995 they emigrated with their family to Germany and studied literature, theater, and media at the University of Hildesheim. They have been awarded multiple accolades for their plays, and Beside Myself was shortlisted for the German Book Prize in 2017. Salzmann now teaches creative writing in Germany, Turkey, Moldova, Spain, Italy, and the USA.
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