Villa Aurora Grant Recipients | 2016

Oct, Nov, Dec

Stefanie de Velasco | Writer

Stefanie de Velasco
Stefanie de Velasco
born in Oberhausen

Stefanie de Velasco was born in Oberhausen/ Germany. The child of Spanish immigrants, she grew up in the Rhine Valley. She studied European ethnology and political scienes in Bonn, Berlin und Warschau. Her debut novel “Tigermilch” (Tigermilk) was widely praised and was nominated for the 2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Awards.