Sascha Macht was born in 1986 in Frankfurt (Oder). He studied at the German Literature Institute in Leipzig. Member of the authors’ collective "Vereinigung 1. Februar". Publications of prose, poetry and playwriting in various anthologies and literary magazines (including Edit - Papier für neue Texte, Neue Rundschau, Sinn und Form and BELLA triste), along with regular contributions to the blogs Der untergehende Fisch and Edit Blog. Scholar of the artists’ house Lukas Ahrenshoop and the Brückner-Kühner foundation in Kassel. Since 2013, he works as scientific assistant at the German Literature Institute in Leipzig.