Join us for our next *EURO STARS* event this coming Monday with 3 star novelists and European Union Prize for Literature winners: Carolina Schutti from Austria, Ida Hegazi Høyer from Norway and Donal Ryan from Ireland.
21st September 2015, 18:30 – 20:30
Free Word Centre
60 Farringdon Road
London EC1R 3GA
Free but booking essential here.
Carolina Schutti was born in 1976 in Innsbruck, where she still lives. She studied German philology, English and American Studies, concert guitar and classical voice. After several years of teaching and following her PhD on Elias Canetti, she taught at the University of Florence, followed by a post as a research assistant at Literaturhaus am Inn. From 2009-2013 she was a board member of Brenner Forum in Innsbruck as well as a member of the board of trustees of Brenner-Archiv. Her publications include essays on literary studies, literary reviews and other texts in literary magazines. She coordinates and moderates literary events and interdisciplinary projects, works as a juror, gives lectures on poetry and holds training seminars in the field of Neue Literatur.
Schutti has received a number of awards for her literary work.
An excerpt of Carolina’s novel Once I must have trodden soft grass in Nick Somers‘s translation.