Ivana Dobrakovová

17. 4. 1982
general fiction, other, literature, poetry

Dobrakovová is a writer and translator, author of three short-stories collections Prvá smrť v rodine (First Death in the Family, 2009), Toxo (2013), Matky a kamionisti (Mothers and Lorry Drivers, 2018) and the novel Bellevue (2010). All four books were finalists for the Anasoft Litera Award. Mothers and Truckers won the European Union Prize for Literature in 2019. Dobrakovová’s work has been translated into several languages. Her translations include novels by Emmanuel Carrère and the Neapolitan Novels by Elena Ferrante. 

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