Zora del Buono

German School Faculty

Zora del Buono was born in 1962 in Zürich, Switzerland. She studied architecture at the ETZ Zurich and the HdK Berlin. After graduation, she worked for several years as an architect in Berlin. In 1995 she decided to change her profession and was co-founder of „mare – magazine of the oceans" (www.mare.de) , a highly decorated reportage-magazine. She worked as cultural editor and, between 2001 and 2008, as vice deputy chief. In 2008, her first novel „Canitz' Verlangen" was published, followed by the novel „Big Sue" in 2010. In 2011 her travel-book  "Hundert Tage Amerika" was published and  immediately won the ITB Book Award for the best travel-book in 2012. Zora del Buono lives with her dogs and some friends in a big flat in an ancient hospital in Berlin-Kreuzberg.  Her website is www.zoradelbuono.de .



Course List: 

The German School

Sunderland Language Center
Middlebury College
F: 802.443.2075

Mailing address
German School
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753

Tina Ellison, Coordinator