An Employee of the University of Nova Gorica Wins the Lirikonov Zlát Award

In the framework of the 18th literary festival Lirikonfest Velenje, an employee of the Faculty of Humanities of the University of Nova Gorica, Prof. Dr Barbara Preglej, received the international literary award – Lirikonov zlát – for her highly professional translations of Spanish poetry of the 21st century into the Slovenian language. The award included translations of poems by Lawrence Schimel and Francisco Tomsich presented in the anthology Rp. Lirikon21, which was released on the eve of the Lirikonfest Velenje festival.

It should be noted that Barbara Pregelj’s research interests primarily include various aspects of the perception of Spanish literature in Slovenian literature, issues related to translation studies, youth literature, and literary interpretation.