Anja Tuckermann

© Anja Tuckermann
© Anja Tuckermann

Readings

Muscha: Ein Sinti-Kind im Dritten Reich [Muscha: A Sinti Boy in the Third Reich]

Antakya Hüseyin Özbuğday Anadolu Lisesi
06.01.2010, 10:00

Antakya Necmi Asfuroğlu Anadolu Lisesi
07.01.2010, 10:00

Antakya Lisesi
07.01.2010, 14:00

Antakya Belediyesi Cep Tiyatrosu
08.01.2010, 14:00

Antalya Anadolu Lisesi
03.03.2010, 10:00

Antalya Akdeniz Üniversitesi, Olbia Kültür Merkezi, A Salonu
03.03.2010, 14:00

Antalya Metin Nuran Çakallıklı Anadolu Lisesi
04.03.2010, 10:00

Antalya Adem Tolunay Anadolu Lisesi
04.03.2010, 14:00

Aldemir Atilla Konuk Lisesi, Antalya
05.03.2010, 10:00

Antalya Tekelioğlu İl Halk Kütüphanesi
05.03.2010, 14:00


Biography

Anja Tuckermann was born in Selb, Bavaria, in 1961 and grew up in Berlin. While still in her teens she began writing for a girls’ magazine and was involved in girl empowerment activities between 1980 and 1987. Between 1988 and 1997 she worked as an editor for children’s radio programs with RIAS (now known as DeutschlandRadio). Since 1993 she has organised workshops and seminars for children, teens and adults and has worked as a full-time writer. She has won awards for several of her books for children and teens. Anja Tuckermann lives in Berlin.

Selected works
  • Mutgeschichten, 2009
  • Ein Buch für Yunus: eine deutsch-türkische Geschichte, 2008
  • Mano: der Junge, der nicht wusste, wo er war, 2008
  • Das verschluckte Lachen, 2007
  • Denk nicht, wir bleiben hier: die Lebensgeschichte des Sinto Hugo, 2005
  • Muscha: ein Sinti-Kind im Dritten Reich, 2005
Muscha: Ein Sinti-Kind im Dritten Reich [Muscha: A Sinti Boy in the Third Reich]

Although he doesn’t know why, more and more people give Muscha the feeling that he’s somehow different. His “Aryan” parents soon come to realize that life has become very dangerous for the young Sinti boy in National Socialist Germany. Muscha needs a safe hiding place...