Bettina Wilpert, born in Eggenfelden in 1989, was a finalist at the 23rd Open Mike, a grant recipient of the 20th Klagenfurt Literature Course, Artist in Residence at PROSANOVA 2017, and a grant recipient of the Autorenwerkstatt Prosa 2017 at the Literary Colloquium Berlin. She has published in »Bella Triste«, »Metamorphosen«, »Outside the Box«, »P.S. Politisch Schreiben«, and »testcard«, inter alia. »nichts, was uns passiert« (2018) is her début novel. She teaches German as a foreign language and lives in Leipzig.