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Daniela Danz
Portrait of Daniela Danz
Credit: Nils-Christian Engel

Daniela Danz is the author of four books of poetry, two novels, and the libretto for Ben Frost’s opera Der Mordfall Halit Yozgat. Her most recent awards include the 2019 German Prize for Nature Writing, the 2020 Günter Kunert Literaturpreis für Lyrik, and the 2022 Lyrikpreis Orphil. In 2021 she was named vice president of the Academy of Sciences and Literature in Mainz. She is a former director of the Schillerhaus in Rudolstadt and directs the national youth writing competition “Demokratisch handeln.” (updated 10/2022)

AGNI has published the following work:

Figure Seen from Behind III: Project West Ford
by Daniela Danz
Translated from the German by Monika Cassel
AGNI 96 Print Only
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