Born 1974 in Karl-Marx-Stadt (Chemnitz).
Studied poetry and theater/new media at the Deutsches Literaturinstitut Leipzig.
Since 1999 freelance writer.
1995 Zwickauer Literature Prize.
Publications: the poetry volume “Engel in Öl” (1998). Collaboration with musicians.
Work on various screen plays.
Grants from the Saechsisches Staatsministerium fuer Wissenschaft und Kultur and the Kuenstlerdorf Schoeppingen.
Beatrix Haustein died on March 22, 2002 in Stuttgart after a short and severe illness.