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Participants: Monika Rinck

Monika Rinck

Monika Rinck was born in Zweibrücken in 1969 and now lives in Berlin. Her publications include the poetry collections Verzückte Distanzen (2004) and Pass auf, Pony (2008), an essay, Ah, das Love-Ding (2006), and a collection of poetry, drawings and prose, Helle Verwirrung/Rincks Ding- und Thierleben (2009). In 2008, she won the Ernst Meister Poetry Award, and in 2009 received the Arno Reinfrank Poetry Award. She works in collaboration with composers and musicians, and teaches from time to time.

StAnza 2010 Events:

Fri 19 March | Poetry Breakfast
Anne-Marie Fyfe, Jacob Polley, Monika Rinck, Swithun Cooper consider How Poets Develop
The Byre Theatre, Abbey Street – Studio Theatre

Fri 19 March | Showcase
Younger International Poets Read: Monika Rinck with Alistair Noon, Sam Riviere, Swithun Cooper, Catriona Lexy Campbell & Andreas Unterweger
The Town Hall, Queens Gardens – Council Chamber

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