Into the Spotlight: New Writing from Slovakia
Edited and translated by Magdalena Mullek and Julia Sherwood
Published by Parthian Books (2017)
Into the Spotlight features the best of Slovak writing has to offer today. The sixteen authors presented here have all been shortlisted for, and many have won, some of the most prestigious Slovak and European literary awards. They represent the Slovak literary scene across the lines of gender, age, style and subject matter. Most importantly, all of them are living authors, engaging with today’s world and carrying on conversations with other contemporary writers and readers.