Crossing Borders

Members of the Jury

Jürgen Jakob Becker

Deputy Director of the Literarisches Colloquium and Managing Director of the “Deutscher Übersetzerfonds” (German Translators’ Fund)

Jing Bartz

Consultant and director of the Frankfurt Book Fair’s Book Information Centre (BIZ) in Beijing

Thomas Brückner

Translator and Publisher

Eva Corell

Managing editor of the BR regional studios

Reinhild Dettmer-Finke

Screenwriter and film director

Walter Filz

Managing editor of the literature department at SWR2

Matthias Harder

Curator of the Helmut Newton Foundation

Reni Isa

Lecturer at the Department for Southeast Asian Studies at Humboldt University of Berlin

Nele Münchmeyer

Author and film director

Hendrik Neubauer

Author, publicist, communication consultant

Jutta Person


Thomas Salb

Head of Department Program Coordination and Multimedia of ARTE TV Deutschland television network 

Esther Saoub

Journalist with a focus on the Middle East

Ekkehard Skoruppa

Head of radio plays at Südwestrundfunk (SWR2)