Larissa Mass is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. She studied literature and art in Hildesheim, Potsdam and Budapest. She took part in a journalistic traineeship and worked almost four years for the television channels RTL and n-tv. In 2013-2014 she wrote for the “Moskauer Deutsche Zeitung” in Moscow. Her journalistic work mainly focuses on topics concerning society and art with a special interest in East European countries.