Birge Amondson

Birge Amondson

Birge Amondson was born in Zweibr├╝cken, Germany, and studied communications and film theory at the Berlin University of the Arts. She worked in programming and development for various cultural institutions, including the Berlin International Film Festival, Germany-Land of Ideas, and the Goethe-Institut in Accra, Karachi, and New York. Birge also lived for several years in Los Angeles where she worked as a travel writer for a New York Times Company.

Birge was a fellow of the German Academy for Children’s Media in 2023/2024, where she developed her debut novel. She lives with her family in Berlin and McMinnville, Oregon.

Visit her on instagram: @birgeamondson