Anna Janko

Anna Janko is one of the best-known contemporary Polish writers. A poet and literary critic, Janko was nominated for the Nike Literary Prize in 2001 and 2013 and the Angelus Central European Literature Award in 2008. She has won many other awards and literary prizes including the City of Gdańsk Book of the Year in 1981 and the Dresden Independent Writers’ Society Prize in 1993 for her entire poetic oeuvre.

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