ANJA GOLOB (SL)

Photo: Jost Franko

Photo: Jost Franko

Anja Golob, b. 1976 in Slovenia has so far published 4 poetry collections: 3 in Slovene: V roki (Litera, 2010), Vesa v zgibi (Mladinska knjiga, 2013 & 2nd print, 2016), and Didaskalije k dihanju (self-published, 2016 & 2nd print, 2016) + 1 in German translation: ab und zu  neigungen (hochroth, 2015). The second and the third Slovene book were both awarded the Jenko Poetry Prize (2014 & 2016) for best poetry collection in past 2 years. She was the only Slovene representative on CROWD omnibus literary tour 2016, and was chosen among the 10 outstanding emerging European literary creators in Literary Europe Live April 2016. She studied philosophy and comparative literature at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana, and currently works as poet, writer, translator, publicist, and the editor-in-chief of a small publishing house VigeVageKnjige she co-founded in 2013. Presently, she is writing her 1st novel. www.anjagolob.org.


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