Andrea Jurjević

IN RESIDENCE FEBRUARY 1 - FEBRUARY 4, 2019

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Andrea Jurjević is a poet and translator from Rijeka, Croatia. Her work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in The Believer, EPOCH, TriQuarterly, Best New Poets, The Missouri Review, The Florida Review, Gulf Coast, The Southern Humanities Review, and many other literary journals. She is the author of Small Crimes, winner of the 2015 Philip Levine Prize, and translator of Mamasafari (Diálogos Press / Lavender Ink, 2018), a collection of prose poems in Croatian by Olja Savičević. She is a recipient of a Robinson Jeffers Tor Prize, a Tennessee Williams Scholarship from the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, a Hambidge Fellowship, and 2018 Georgia Author of the Year. She teaches at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia.