Literature

Pubic Rock – Festival of Female Poets with Ana Pepelnik

28. 10. - 28. 10. 2022

Vienna, Austria

The Austrian performance of the International Female Poet Festival – the 6th Schamrock Female Poet Festival taking place in Munich from November 4th to 6th – will feature authors from Austria, Germany, Lithuania and Hong Kong as well as the Slovenian writer, translator and musician Ana Pepelnik.

Ana Pepelnik, born in Ljubljana in 1979, studied comparative literature and literary theory in Ljubljana. Her first volume of poetry, Ena od variant kako ravnati s skrivnostjo (One Way to Treat a Secret), was published in 2007 and was nominated for the First Book Award. This was followed by the volumes Utrip oranžnih luči na semaforjih (2009), Cela večnost (2013), Pod vtisom (2015), Tehno (2017) and Treš (2021). Tehno was nominated for two renowned Slovenian literary prizes – the Jenko Prize and the Veronika Prize.

Photo: Ana Pepelnik © Tina Jenkok
Source: Slovenian cultural information center SKICA