Andrej Hočevar


Andrej Hočevar

(Slovenia), born in 1980. He studied Comparative Literature and is now an essayist, a critic and the author of three books of poetry: Vračanja (Returnings, 2002, nominated for the best first collection), Ribe in obzornice (Fish and Horizons, 2005) and Pesmi o koscih in podobnostih (Poems about Mowers and Resemblances, 2007). He is a member of the editorial board of the journal Literatura and its poetry and fiction series Prišleki. In 2005 he prepared a project of sound poetry, and in 2007 he founded a project of “rabid poetry and rabid music”, called Mrtvi psi (Dead Dogs). In the band The Real Things he puts up an act of a rocker.