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Vladimir Balzer is a journalist. He was born in 1974 and raised in Leipzig. He studied history, German literature and journalism in Dublin, Venice and Leipzig. Working stays brought him to Italy and the USA. In 1998 he started working for Deutschlandradio and

Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk, first as a reporter, later as a radio presenter and editor. Currently, among others, he is moderating the daily shows „Studio 9“ und „Fazit – Kultur vom Tage“ at Deutschlandfunk Kultur in Berlin.