Kaśka Bryla studied economics in Vienna, scenic writing at the UDK in Berlin and literary writing in Leipzig, where she co-founded the author network and the literary magazine PS: Politisch Schreiben in 2015. While she has been realizing her dramatic works in the independent scene since 2015, she publishes her long prose at the Austrian Residenz Verlag, where in 2020 her debut novel “Roter Affe” and in March 2022 the second novel “Die Eistaucher” were published. Among her grants and awards are the Austrian Exile Prize and, most recently, the 2022 Vienna Literature Fellowship.
Kaska Bryla is connected with the fringe ensemble by the work “Draußen und vor Ort” commissioned by the ITI for the framework program of the Theaterpreis des Bundes. Kaśka Bryla is one of the authors of “Wonderland” (2023).
Photo: Carolin Krahl