Participants 2014

Dragica Rajcic / Switzerland

Swiss writer. Born in former Jugoslawia. Writes in German. Came 1979 for the first time to Switzerland. Was cleaner, ironer, dishwasher. Has always written poetry. Became famous with the „halfpoems“ of a guestworker. Is today one the most famous writers in Switherland of foreign origin and has kept her elliptic style. A style which questions and uses words from a point of view of a person using a language well but discovering other meanings in words. The film shows her life and explores her writing.