Jan Decker

Jan Decker, born in Kassel in 1977, studied at the German Institute for Literature in Leipzig and is now a freelance writer based in Osnabrück. A member of the German PEN Centre, Jan has written theatre plays, radio plays, and many features. His writing has attracted a variety of highly regarded scholarships and prizes (including the 2012 Prenzlauerberg Prize for Literature and the Seume Literature Prize 2017). He also works as a lecturer.