About us

MODRÝ PETER was established in 1991. Its main focus is on publishing poetry, both Slovak and in translation, on books for children and on literary theory. It also specializes in promoting Slovak literature abroad. Over the years, MODRÝ PETER has produced anthologies of Slovak poetry in English, German, French and Polish. In addition, we have produced selections of works by the Slovak poets Miroslav Válek (in cooperation with the UK-based Bloodaxe Books), Ján Buzássy and Ivan Laučík. At MODRÝ PETER we attach great importance to the graphic design of our books. The publishing house… Read more