Cécile Wajsbrot

Berlin / Paris

Cécile Wajsbrot was born in Paris in 1954. She writes novels – sometimes essays and radio plays. She translates from English (e.g. Virginia Woolf) and German (e.g. Marcel Beyer, Peter Kurzeck) into French. She lives alternately in Paris and Berlin. She has been a member of the German Academy for Language and Poetry since 2017 and a member of the Akademie der Künste in Berlin since 2019.

Selected bibliography:
Zerstörung, Wallstein Verlag, 2020
Nevermore, Wallstein Verlag, 2021
Memorial, Wallstein Verlag, 2023