Translations from, to and within South Eastern Europe


Čučnik, Primož


Primož Čučnik, born in 1971 in Ljubljana, studied cultural philosophy and sociology. He is one of the most important Slovenian poets of the younger generation. Until now he has published seven volumes of poetry. In 1999 he received the prize for the best lyrical first work for his first book Dve zimi [Two Winters]. In co-authorship he translated a series of important contemporary poets from Polish and English. Primož Čučnik is Editor of the journal Literatura and is also Editor and Founder of the paperback publishing house, Šerpa. He lives and works in Ljubljana.

Beginning of the lyric series tradukita poezio

28_tradukitaIn 2010, in cooperation with the publishing house Edition Korrespondenzen, TRADUKI initiated the poetry series tradukita poezio in order to present distinguished poets from Southeast Europe in their first translations to German. All books in the series are superbly translated and carefully edited bilingual editions.

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