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Richard Pupala

19. 8. 1972
general fiction, literature, nonfiction, screenwriting

Curriculum vitae

Richard Pupala first studied journalism and art history, afterwards, he finished theatre studies at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. He had worked as a bartender at the legendary night club U-club before he became a jourmalist. He is currently working as a screenwriter. His literary debut Návštevy (Visits, 2014) is a collection of tragicomic stories of varying lengths that read like they could have happened in any Slovak household or family. The book was a finalist in the Anasoft Litera 2015 competition, as was his second collection of dark short stories, Čierny zošit (The Black Notebook, 2017).