Discussion with author Carmen-Francesca Banciu

"Berlin is mein Paris" author Carmen-Francesca Banciu

Join us for a reading and discussion with author Carmen-Francesca Banciu.

A native of Romania, Carmen-Francesca Banciu was banned from publishing her work there after receiving the International Short Story Award of the City of Arnsberg for her story "Das strahlende Ghetto" (1985).  In 1991, she accepted an invitation extended by DAAD Berlin Artists-in-Residence program, and has been living in Berlin since 1992.  In her collection of autobiographical short stories, Banciu expresses her love and appreciation for the cosmopolitan city she now calls home.