Author Kateryna Kalytko

Катерина Калитко

Writer and translator. The author of six collections of poetry, the last of which is "Torture chamber. Vineyard. House"- awarded with the prize "Flight of the Year". She also published two books of little prose: "M. isteria" and "Land of the Lost, or Little Scary Tales" (Book of the Year 2017 according to BBC). Winner of the prize named after Joseph Konrad-Kozhenovsky in 2017. Laureate of the international award Vilenica Crystal 2016. Scholar of the Written Program of the Central European Initiative Fellowship. In various years she became a laureate of the competitions "Granoslov" and "Greeting of Life" named after Bohdan-Igor Antonych, a contest of poetry "Young wine", "Smoloskyp" publishing competition and "Blagovist" literary prize. Texts are translated into English, German, Polish, Armenian, Lithuanian, Slovenian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Italian and Hebrew. The collection of poems "Gold, Myrrh and Honey" came out in Israel in 2014 (Hebrew translation by Anton Papernyi). She translates from the Balkan languages (Milenko Ergovich, Ozren Kebo, Melina Kamerich, Nenad Velichkovich, Mileta Prodanovich, Mesha Selimovich, etc.). For her translations, she was awarded with the prize of the "Courier Kryvbas" magazine and the METAPHORA translation award.