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Glorjana Veber

1981, Slovenia

Glorjana Veber (1981) graduated from political science at Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, where she is now also finishing her MA in sociology (The influence of lifestyles on book purchases) and at the same time doing a PhD in literature (Poetry as an element of social changes) at Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana. She publishes her poetry in main Slovene as well as foreign literary magazines and journals. She received a few Slovene and foreign poetry awards, among others she won the first place at an international competition for young poets from Bosna and Herzegovina and Slovenia (2008) as well as third place at the Slovene competition for poetry held by The Association of Primorska Literary Authors (Združenje primorskih književnikov). In 2009, after being chosen in a competition, she represented Slovenia in poetry as one of the 700 artists from 48 countries at the Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean. In the same year she was invited to Serbia by the international competition for young poets from the area of former Yugoslavia (Anthology Rukopisi) as the one poet chosen from Slovenia. In 2011 she was chosen for the final selection of the international competition Devinski grad from 1200 poets from the whole world. She is the founder and director of the Institute for Innovative Arts Research (IRIU) and director of Youth Center Celje. At IRIU Institute she is mostly engaged in developing experimental and innovative projects from the area of arts, mostly literature.

photo by Peter Giodani

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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