Aleš Šteger studied comparative literature and German at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana and he continues to live there, working as an author, translator and editor.  He was editor of the student magazine Tribuna; he has also published articles in various domestic and foreign media. He attends international conferences and reading sessions.

He was co-founder and between 1995 and 2004 the programme director of the Days of Poetry and Wine international poetry festival, held in Medana. He also translates from German and Spanish. His poems have been set to music by several popular musicians, including Godalika.


Literature in Translation
Triskel Christchurch Fri 20 Apr 20.30 – 21.30 (€6/€5)