Welcome to the website of Kapka Kassabova, poet and writer of journeys.


Message to the Skies: Love Letter to Europe, Edinburgh, 1-24 January 2019

Lake Ohrid in The Economist’s 1843 Magazine

The Edinburgh Book Festival and Jalada Africa ‘Freedom Conversation’ with Nick Barley and Yvonne Owuor, Nairobi, 30 November

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

Border wins inaugural Highland Book Prize

Border named 2017 Saltire Society Scottish Book of the Year


photography by Anthony Georgieff