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Katrin Schumann

Katrin Schumann is the author of the Washington Post bestseller The Forgotten Hours, and This Terrible Beauty, a recently released novel about art, politics and love set in communist East Germany, as well as numerous nonfiction titles. She teaches writing at GrubStreet, was an instructor in PEN's Prison Writing program, and is now the program coordinator for the Key West Literary Seminar. Katrin has been granted numerous fiction residencies, and her work has been featured on TODAY, Talk of the Nation, and in The London Times, among others. She studied languages at Oxford and journalism at Stanford. Born in Germany, Katrin lives in Boston and Key West. For more information and to sign up for her newsletter, go to www.katrinschumann.com.