Welcome to the website of writer and poet Kapka Kassabova


Traduki at Leipzig Book Fair, 21-22 March 2019

Lichfield Festival, 8 March 2019

Артизанин/ Artisanin

‘Border Ghosts’ in World Literature Today nominated for Pushcart Prize

Jaipur Literature Festival, January 2019

Message to the Skies: Six Scottish Writers With Love Letters to Europe, Edinburgh, 1-24 January, video courtesy of Airborne Lens

Watch Kapka’s Love Letter on the Scottish Monument Edinburgh, courtesy of Bright Side Studios. Visuals by Bright Side Studios. Music by Pippa Murphy


‘The Balkan Lake That Keeps Pulling Me Back’, The Economist


Border wins British Academy’s Nayef al-Rodhan Prize for Global Cultural Understanding


photography by Anthony Georgieff