Julian Schütt is a scholar of literature and biographer of Max Frisch. He earned his doctorate in 1994/95 with the disseration “Germanistik und Politik. Schweizer Literaturwissenschaft in der Zeit des Nationalsozialismus” He was the chief cultural critic of the Weltwoche Newspaper and the deputy editor-in-chief of the cultural magazine, Du. In 1998, he curated the first comprehensive exhibit on Max Frisch, which appeared in Munich, Berlin, Frankfurt am Main, and Zurich, and edited the accompanying volume Max Frisch: Jetzt ist Sehenszeit (Suhrkamp 1998). In 2011, the first volume of his Frisch biography, Max Frisch. Biographie eines Aufstiegs (Suhrkamp) was published. Schütt currently lives in Zurich, where he works as an author and literary critic.