Jo Lendle, born in 1968, pursued a degree in cultural studies and literature in Hildesheim, Montreal and Leipzig. He began working at DuMont publishing house in 1997, first as an editor, then as senior editor for German-language literature, and became its publishing director in 2010. Since 2014 he has been the director of Carl Hanser publishers in Munich. Jo Lendle is also an author, and works as a lecturer at various universities.
- Die Kosmonautin
Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, Munich 2008.