Daniel Schreiber is an author and journalist. His very personal books "Allein" (Alone), "Nüchtern" (Sober) and "Zuhause" (Home) have become bestsellers and inspire with their emotionality and honesty. As a freelance author, he also works regularly for various media such as DIE ZEIT, Deutschlandradio Kultur and taz.
After graduating from high school, he studied General and Comparative Literature, Slavic Studies, Theater Studies and Performance Studies in Berlin and New York with the help of the German National Academic Foundation and the Fulbright Commission. He lived in New York for a total of six years, during which time he also wrote the biography "Susan Sontag. Geist und Glamour", which was also published in English translation.