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.

 

 

 

 

 

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