Anne-Sophie Balzer is a journalist, writer, translator and admirer of all things wild. She writes essays, literary reviews, features, poetry, and a PhD thesis titled “Writing with Glaciers”. Anne-Sophie received a BA in Comparative Literature from Erfurt University and holds a MA in Cultural Theory and History from Humboldt University of Berlin.

Her work as a journalist appears in German publications, among them DIE ZEIT and ZEIT ONLINE, Berliner Zeitung and Taz. She is an occasional contributor to the national public radio DLF Kultur. Poems of hers have appeared in Amberflora, Plant-Human Quarterly, Maiden Magazine, and elsewhere.