about this contributor:


KAREN MARGOLIS: Born 1952 in Harare, Zimbabwe; childhood in South Africa; 1961 emigratedw ith family to London 1974 degree in mathematics, London School of Economics 1974-1981 worked in London as journalist, film critic, editor and publisher 1981 moved to Berlin; live and work as writer in Berlin Books: The Technology of Political Control (co-author, Penguin Books 1977); Know your Own Society (co-author), Pan Books, 1981; To Eat or Not to Eat, London 1988; Der springende Spiegel: Begegnungen mit Frauen zwischen Oder and Elbe, Luchterhand Verlag, 1991, Virginia's Stone: illustrated long poem, limited art edition, Mariannenpresse Berlin, 1996. Poems and essays in anthologies in English & German