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Dora Kaprálová

Brno, 1975

Dora Kaprálová was born in 1975 in Brno. She studied dramaturgy and scriptwriting at JAMU. She made her prose debut with the novella A Winter Book About Love (2014). This first work was preceded by the book interview Návraty do Želar (2005) (Return to Želary) with Květa Legátová. In 2016, she released the fluid novel Berlin Diary (2016). Her most recent publication is the short story collection Ostrovy (2019). In 2016, she received the Czech-German Journalism Award for a radio essay and the Milena Jesenská Prize for reportage. Her books and texts have been translated into German, Hungarian, English, Polish, Croatian, Serbian, and Ukrainian. She lives with her family in Berlin.