Welcome to the website of writer Kapka Kassabova


Hay Festival, 24-27 May 2019

Literaturhaus Saltzburg, 7 May 2019

National Centre for Writing and British Council, International Literature Showcase: Elif Shafak’s 10 British Women Writers

Leipzig Book Fair, Traduki 21-23 March 2019

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

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 theĀ 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