Synopses & Reviews
From Belarus to Wales! Translated from more than 25 languages and highlighting the future luminaries and revolutionaries of international literature.
Year five of the Best European Fiction series brings another crop of cutting-edge short stories from across the continent.
About the Author
Drago Jančar was born in 1948 in Maribor, Slovenia, and is one of the best-known Slovenian writers at home and abroad. After studying law, he worked as a journalist, an editor, and a freelance writer, and traveled to both the U.S. and Germany. In 1993, he received the highest Slovenian literary award, the Prešeren Prize, for his lifetime achievement, and in 2009 he was awarded the Premio Hemingway. His novels include Northern Lights and Mocking Desire. He lives in Ljubljana.