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Shida Bazyar  [ Germany ]

Biography

Portrait Bazyar
© Joachim Gern

Guest 2016.

Bibliography

Nachts ist es leise in Teheran

Kiepenhauer & Witsch

Köln, 2016

born in 1988 in Hermeskeil, Germany, studied creative writing and arts journalism in Hildesheim. Her debut »Nachts ist es leise in Teheran« (2016; tr. At night it’s quiet in Tehran), tells the story of an Iranian family and their emigration to Germany. Bazyar works as an educational visor for young people interested in doing a Freiwilliges Ökologisches Jahr, a year of voluntary environmental work. She has received scholarships from the Klagenfurt Literaturkurs and the Heinrich Böll Foundation.