Inge Merkel was born in 1922 and still lives in the city of her birth, Vienna. The selection published in Volume 2, Number 3 of DIMENSION2 was taken from Aus den Geleisen [1994; Off the Tracks]. Her other publications include Eine ganz gewöhnliche Ehe [1987; A Quite Normal Marriage].
Herr Bäuml sucht die Kreativität der Slums (Mr. Bäuml Journeys in Quest of the Creative Element of the Slums ) from Aus den Geleisen : Vol. 2, No. 3