Anne Weber, born in Offenbach in 1964, has been living in Paris as a freelance author and translator since 1983. She translates from German into French (Sibylle Lewitscharoff, Wilhelm Genazino, among others) and vice versa (Pierre Michon, Marguerite Duras). She writes her own books in both German and French. For her writing she has received several accolades, including the Heimito von Doderer Literature Prize, the 3sat Prize, the Kranichsteiner Literature Prize and the Johann Heinrich Voß Prize. Anne Weber was awarded the German Book Prize 2020 for her book ‘Annette, ein Heldinnenepos’.