Claudia Kramatschek, born in 1966, is a literary critic focusing on global world literature. She moderates throughout Germany and all around the world. In 2015, she was jury spokesperson for the German Book Prize. Since 2010, she has been a member of the "Weltempfänger" best-of list. Since 2019, she has been working for the Heidelberg Cultural Council section of the UNESCO City of Literature.