Agnieszka TaborskaWriter, scholar of surrealism
Writer, scholar of surrealism. Author of over a dozen books, translated into English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese and Korean, including the cult Conspirators of Imagination, Topor’s Alphabet, American Crumbs, literary mystifications (The Dreaming Life of Leonora de la Cruz and “The Unfinished Life of Phoebe Hicks”), short story collections (The Whale, or Objective Chance and Not As In Paradise). Her fairy tales for children and adults have won the German Academy for Children’s and Young People’s Literature award. The Deuce and Others received the title of Best Polish Children’s Book of 2014. Her Poradnik Surrealistyczny [A Surrealist Guidebook] will be published soon.