photo: Matej Meža
Laura Repovš (1991) is a PhD student of Literary Science at the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana and a literary translator who specializes in translations from Slovene to Spanish and vice versa. She’s a member of the “Taller de Traducción Literaria” group at the University of La Laguna (Tenerife, Span) that deals with literary translations and a member of the Literary Club L’etažer (Ljubljana, Slovenia). With the help of the Spanish poet Andrés Sánchez Robayna in 2018 Laura Repovš translated and gathered poems written by the Slovene poet Boris A. Novak in an anthology entitled El jardinero del silencio y otros poemas. She’s not just a translator, but a writer as well.