In episode 27 of LIT_cast Slovakia the writer, artist, editor and DIY enthusiast Monika Kompaníková talks to Julia Sherwood about the universal appeal of her novel Boat Number Five, about the book’s screen adaptation and the importance of translations as well as about discovering deep sea creatures with her son, writing lyrics for rock bands and commissioning books that aim to improve access of Roma children to education and change the way people think.
Photo © Jana Liska Photography
Na sútoku (At the Confluence)
Hlbokomorské rozprávky (Deep Sea Tales)
Koniec sveta a čo je za ním (At the End of the World and Beyond)
Books from Vydavateľstvo N Press
Juraj Čokyna: A okraje máš kde? (What Happened to Your Margins?)