Member of the jury 2012-2016
(1968) Marie Caffari studied French, Russian and German literary studies at the Universities of Lausanne, Saint Petersburg and Cologne. She holds a PhD in French literature from London. Trained in creative writing. Since 2006, she has been the director of the Swiss Literary Institute and the Bachelor's Degree Program in Literary Writing at the Bern University of the Arts. She also pursues research activities at the Bern University of Applied Sciences.