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Miroslava Gavurová

Born in 1976 in Prešov (Slovakia) she read Slovak and English linguistics and literature for her Master’s degree at the Faculty of Arts, The University of Prešov (1999). In her research she focused on the linguistic and communication characteristics of abbreviations and acronyms (An Abbreviation as a Lexical Unit, 1999; The Analysis of Communication Use of Abbreviations, 2003). She has just finished her doctoral studies – in her thesis she analysed the linguistic and cultural aspects of English essay translation into Slovak (Linguocultural Aspect of Essay Translation, 2012). In cooperation with her husband Ján Gavura she has translated several poetry volumes, children’s books and fiction from English into Slovak language.

Poetry collections translations: 
FLYNN, Leontia: 26 (Slniečkovo, 2007);
SUTHERLAND-SMITH, James: Melónové dievča (Slniečkovo, 2009).
O’SULLIVAN, Leanne: Bulímia (Slniečkovo, 2009)

Children’s books translations:
LOBEL, Arnold: Kvak a Čľup sú kamaráti (Frog and Toad are Friends; 2008);
BOND, Michael: Medvedík Paddington (Paddington Bear; 2008);
BOND, Michael: Poznáte už Medvedíka Paddingtona (More about Paddington Bear; 2010)
LOBEL, Arnold: Kvak a Čľup sú spolu (Frog and Toad are Together; 2009)
LOBEL, Arnold: Veselý rok s Kvakom a Čľupom (Frog and Toad All Year, 2010)
LOBEL, Arnold: Kvak a Čľup nepoznajú nudu (Days with Frog and Toad, 2011)

Fiction translations:
WELCH, Robert: Principiálny román (Groundwork, 2009)
WALLACE, Daniel: Veľká ryba (Big Fish, 2011)
SILVERSTEIN, Shel: Strom, ktorý dáva (The Giving Tree, 2011)
WELCH, Robert: Malá kniha írskych mýtov (Little Book of Irish Myths, 2011)

Literary association IA

Authors

Agnieszka Będkowska-Kopczyk
Agnieszka Żuchowska-Arendt
Alenka Jovanovski
Alenka Koderman
Alja Adam
Amir Talić
Andraž Polič
Andrea Brady
Andrej Hočevar
Anja Sredić
Anupama Amaran
Barbara Korun
Barbara Pogačnik
Barbara Siegel Carlson
Bojan Brecelj
Catherine Phil MacCarthy
Ciaran O'Driscoll
Cristina Viti
Darija Žilić
David Brooks
Dejan Koban
Dinko Telećan
Dražen Katunarić
Emilio Coco
Esa Hirvonen
Fiona Sampson
Francisco Larios
Gašper Malej
Gašper Torkar
Glorjana Veber
Goran Janković
Goran Č. Potočnik
Goro Takano
Gregor Podlogar
Hana Kovač
Henning H. Bergsvåg
Hiroshi Hasebe
Christophe Lamiot Enos
Ineke Holzhaus
Irena Šťastná
Isabella Panfido
Ivan Landžev
Iztok Osojnik
Jacek Lenkiewicz
Jan Kuhlbrodt
Ján Gavura
Jana Šnytová
Jani Kovačič
Johanna Venho
John Davies
John O'Donoghue
Jonáš Hájek
Jouni Inkala
Kelly Lenox
Knute Skinner
Kristina Hočevar
Ksenija Premur
Ksenija Jus - Xenia
Lenka Krajnc
Maciej Melecki
Maja Novak
Marcin Warmuz
Maria Jastrzebska
Marianna Kurtto
Marjan Strojan
Mark Whelan
Marta Podgórnik
Martina Komárková
Martina Hefter
Matej Krajnc
Michał Kopczyk
Michele Obit
Milan Jesih
Miroslava Gavurová
Muanis Sinanović
Paddy Bushe
Pamela Uschuk
Paul Polansky
Pauliina Haasjoki
Petra Kolmančič
Primož Čučnik
Radharani Pernarčič
Roberto Nassi
Robin Parmar
Simona Popescu
Slavo Šerc
Srečko Kosovel
Stephen Watts
Špela Drnovšek Zorko
Špela Sevšek Šramel
Tahir Mujičić
Taja Kramberger
Takako Arai
Tatjana Jamnik
Tina Kozin
Tone Škrjanec
Urška P. Černe
Vilja-Tuulia Huotarinen
Ville Hytönen
Vlado Kreslin
Willem van Toorn
William Pitt Root
Zlati Čoln 2010