Katja PERAT

 

Katja PERAT was born on 7 January 1988 in Ljubljana. She graduated in Philosophy and Comparative Literature from the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana in 2012, and presently pursues her doctorate studies in Literary Sciences. She is the co-founder and member of the editorial board of the Idiot literary magazine, and she also contributes in the editing of the Slovenian literary magazine Literatura and AirBeletrina, the internet portal of the Študentska založba publishing house. She writes as a literary critic and publicist for the Slovenian cultural semi-monthly Pogledi. Her first book of poetry, Najboljši so padli (The Best Have Fallen), was published in 2011 by Študentska založba (Beletrina collection). In the same year it received the award for the best first-published author at the Slovenian Book Fair, and in 2012 also the book of the year award presented by the Association of Slovenian Literary Critics. The book was also nominated for the two major Slovenian poetry awards: the Jenko Award and the Veronika Award.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • MuntPunt
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Embassy of Ireland
  • Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the EU
  • Lithuanian Culture Institute
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Commission européenne
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • LOFT 58
  • Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the Kingdom of Belgium
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Hungarian Cultural Institute Brussels
  • Embassy of Andorra
  • Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren
  • Swedish Institute
  • LUCA School of Arts
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • Embassy of Sweden
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • Austrian Cultural Forum