Fatma Aydemir is a writer and journalist, based in Berlin. In 2017, her debut novel Ellbogen was published, won multiple literary awards and was adapted on many theatre stages. In 2019, she co-edited the essay collection Eure Heimat ist unser Albtraum with Hengameh Yaghoobifarah. Currently, she is working on her second novel Dschinns. Since 2012, she works as an editor for the daily newspaper taz.