Bianca Döring, born in 1957 in Schlitz/Vogelsberg, lives in Berlin. She studied German literature, music, polytechnics and education inTrossingen, Marburg and Kassel. Works in nursing care, in music schools and in factories. Artistic activity in the fields of theatre, performance, music, painting and literature. Döring has received several scholarships and prizes (including the Martha-Saalfeld-Förderpreis, Solitude scholarship), she is a member of the Pen center Germany. She has published ten books (narratives, poetry and novels) at Suhrkamp and dtv.