Ariadne von Schirach


Ariadne von Schirach teaches philosophy and Chinese thought at various universities and gives lectures worldwide. She also works as a freelance journalist and critic and became known as the author of the non-fiction bestsellers “Der Tanz um die Lust” and “Du sollst nicht funktionieren. For a new way of living”. This trilogy about modern life was concluded with “The Psychotic Society. How we overcome fear and powerlessness”.

In 2016, she published the psychological reference book “Ich und Du und Müllers Kuh. A short character study for anyone who wants to understand themselves and others better”. 2021 saw the publication of her latest book, “Glücksversuche. The art of talking to your soul” has been published.