Sasha Marianna Salzmann is a playwright, essayist, curator, dramaturg, and writer-in-residence at the Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin. The co-founder of the magazine freitext, Salzmann also co-founded NIDS — New Institute for Drama — where she teaches and gives workshops on political writing. In 2016, she was voted “the German-language playwright of the year” by Deutsche Bühne. Salzmann´s first novel, Außer sich, will be published in September 2017.
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