Johanna Wimmer

Johanna Wimmer (*1989) studied German literature and theatre, film and media studies at the Universities of Salzburg, Vienna and Pisa and has written her thesis about minimalism in the stage design of Katrin Brack. After working on different creative projects in the field of language and theatre in Salzburg, Vienna, Cologne and Florence, she came back to Austria in 2019. Among other things she was working as assistent director and assistent dramaturge at the Salzburg Street Theatre, the Salzburg Stage Theatre and the Salzburg Festival, was interning for the Zsolnay Publishing House in Vienna and was teaching German as a foreign language as certified trainer in Austria and abroad. Currently she is working as literary critic and journalist for various online-magazines and is studying literature and cultural studies in the masters programm at the University of Salzburg.