Andrea Jurjević

Poet

Author's Bio

Andrea Jurjević, a native of Croatia, is the author of Small Crimes, winner of the 2015 Philip Levine Prize. Her poems, as well as her translations of contemporary Croatian poetry, have appeared in journals such as Epoch, TriQuarterly, Best New Poets, The Missouri Review, Gulf Coast, Southern Humanities Review, and elsewhere. She is a recipient of a Robinson Jeffers Tor Prize, a Tennessee Williams Scholarship from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, and a Hambidge Fellowship. Her translation of Mamasafari from Croatian will be published by Diálogos in 2018. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where she teaches at Georgia State University.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Small Crimes (Anhinga Press, 2017)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
Rijeka, Croatia
Raised in: 
Rijeka, Croatia
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Last update: Oct 30, 2017