Sanem Su Avci was born in Izmir in 1989 and grew up in Istanbul. She graduated from Boğaziçi University in 2010. She worked in various jobs in public offices and as a freelancer while she continued her graduate studies in the Department of Public Administration in the University of Ankara. In 2018 she moved to Athens where she founded the vegan cooperative eatery “Magic Kitchen of Exarcheia” and completed a Master’s Degree in Political Science and Sociology in the University of Athens. Currently she is doing a PhD in the Department of Political Science and Modern History in the University of Panteion. She is a writer, interpreter, musician-performer and fortune-teller.