Armin Senser, born in 1964 in Biel, where he lives. Has studied Philosophy, Germanic Languages and Linguistics at the University of Bern. His first book of poetry was published in 1999 by the Hanser Publishing House. His poems have been published in the magazine "Akzente". His work: Jahrhundert der Ruhe (2003), Kalte Kriege (2007), Shakespeare. Roman in Versen. (2011), Liebesleben (2015), Priester und Ironiker. Über Literatur. (2015), Kolumbianischer Tango. Eine Reise. E-knjiga (2015), Sensus. Chronik des Scheiterns (2016).
(1946) was born to a Hungarian mother and a Slovenian father, and spent her childhood in Budapest, Ljubljana and Trieste. From 1965–1971 she studied Slavic Languages & Literature, and Romance Languages & Literature in Zürich, Paris and St PetersburgSince 1977 she has been a Lecturer at the University of Zürich, and also a freelance writer, translator and journalist (for the Neue Züricher Zeitung, Die Zeit etc). She lives in Zürich. She is the author of several collections of poetry and prose – her prose volume Steppe is also available in English translation (from Burning Deck, Providence, 1997) – and is a busy translator from French, Russian, Serbo-Croat and Hungarian.