Lorenz Just

Lorenz Just

Lorenz Just, born in 1983, studied Islamic Studies in Halle an der Salle. During his university studies he spent lengthy periods of time in Egypt as well as in Lebanon at the Orient Institute in Beirut. He also travelled in Yemen, Syria and Iran. He was a student at the German Literary Institute in Leipzig from 2011 to 2015, and finalist in the 2014 MDR Literary Competition. In 2015, he published his YA book ‘Mohammed. The Unknown Life of the Prophet.’ (Gabriel Verlag). ‘The Evil Human’ is his literary debut. He lives in Hannover.