BirthdayFebruary 20, 1970

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Julia Franck

    Full name: Julia Franck
    Also known as: Julia Franck, Franck, Julia
    Professions: Actress, Writer
    Nationality: German
    Occupation: Novelist

  2. Julia Franck Biography

    Julia Franck (born February 20, 1970 in East Berlin) is a German writer.In 1978 Julia Franck and her family moved to West Berlin and later to Schleswig-Holstein. She studied German Literature and American Studies at the Free University of Berlin and spent some time in the United States, Mexico and Guatemala. She worked as an editor for Sender Freies Berlin and contributed to various newspapers and magazines. She lives with her children in Berlin. Franck is the granddaughter of sculptor Ingeborg Hunzinger.Franck has received several awards, most notably the German Book Prize in 2007 and the 3sat Award at the esteemed Ingeborg Bachmann Competition in 2000. In 2010 The Blind Side of the Heart was shortlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize as well as the Jewish Quarterly-Wingate Literary Prize

  3. Julia Franck Family

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