Şafak Sarıçiçek, born 1992 in Istanbul. Studied Biological Sciences in Heidelberg, then Law in Heidelberg and Copenhagen. Co-founder of echolot, 1st place in Literature Prize IGA Berlin 2017, Promotional Workshop GWK 2017, Ascheberg. Promotional Workshop Literaturhaus Aargau 2017, Lenzburg Longlist, Promotional Workshop Herrenhof 2018, Mußbach Finalist, zeilen.lauf 2018, Baden near Vienna. Finalist Heidelberg Writers’ Prize 2019.