Ulrich Janetzki (Germany), Literarisches Colloquium Berlin e.V., PhD, CEO

Ulrich Janetzki (Germany), Literarisches Colloquium Berlin e.V., PhD, CEO

Literarisches Colloquium Berlin e.V., PhD, CEO

Biography:

After graduating from High school Ulrich Janetzki began studying at wholesale merchant. In 1972 he entered evening school, after that he studied germanistic and philosophy at the University of Berlin.

Since 1981 he is the head of the Literary Colloquium Berlin (LCB). Ulrich Janetzki is considered as one of the leading experts in the field of contemporary German literature.

Also Ulrich Janetzki is a partner of the “Leipzig Book Fair” for the awarding of the Prize of the Leipzig Book Fair, a member of numerous literary prize juries (the PEN) and the initiator of the international literature award HALMA in collaboration with the Robert Bosch Foundation.