Beate Rothmaier studied German and Romance languages at the universities of Munich and Tübingen . In 1990 she obtained her master's degree with a thesis on Tristan Gottfrieds von Strassburg. She worked for various theaters and publishers and as a copywriter in an advertising agency. She lives as a freelance writer with her two children in Zurich .
- Work grant from the Swiss cultural foundation Pro Helvetia 2008.
- Sponsorship award for the Friedrich-Hölderlin-Prize of the city of Bad Homburg 2006
- Work year of the City of Zurich 2005.
- Caspar. Novel. Nagel and Kimche, Munich / Vienna 2005, ISBN 3-312-00367-9 .
- Medea. Play. 2006.
- Fish bird. Novel. DVA, Munich 2010, ISBN 978-3-421-04475-4 .
- Breathe until the tide comes. Novel. DVA, Munich 2013, ISBN 978-3-421-04495-2 .
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German writer|
|DATE OF BIRTH||1962|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Ellwangen|