Christian Dittloff, born in 1983 in Hamburg, studied German and English in Hamburg. During his studies, he worked in a psychiatric facility and as a cultural journalist in all media from print to podcast. He went on to study Literary Writing in Hildesheim. Since 2014, he has been the Social Media Manager for the Komische Oper Berlin (Comical Opera of Berlin). Christian Dittloff lives, works and writes in Berlin. “Das Weiße Schloss” is his first novel.