Category: Fiction

Jenny Erpenbeck

Jenny Erpenbeck, born in 1967, pursued a degree in theatre studies at Humboldt University in Berlin. In 1989 she transferred to the Hanns Eisler School of Music in Berlin, where she studied musical theatre production. In the 1990s she began her writing career alongside her work as a stage director. She is the author of narrative prose, stage plays and radio dramas. Jenny Erpenbeck lives as a freelance writer and stage director in Berlin.


  • Gehen, ging, gegangen
    [Go, Went, Gone]

    Albrecht Knaus Verlag, Munich 2015.
  • Aller Tage Abend
    [The End of Days]

    Albrecht Knaus Verlag, Munich 2012.
  • Dinge, die verschwinden
    Galiani Berlin Verlag, Berlin 2009.
  • Heimsuchung

    Eichborn Verlag, Frankfurt am Main 2008.
  • Wörterbuch
    Eichborn Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. 2005.
  • Tand
    Eichborn Verlag, 2001.
  • Katzen haben sieben Leben
    Eichborn Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. 2000.
  • Geschichte vom alten Kind
    Eichborn Verlag, Frankfurt a. M. 1999.