Andrej Hočevar, born in Slovenia in 1980, is an editor and author. He has been working at the LUD Literatura publishing house in Ljubljana, first as a literary critic for Literatura and presently as editor-in-chief of the series Prišleki (the newcomers) and at the online literary review www.ludliteratura.si, which he started. He is the founder and leader of several projects, including the international symposium on literary criticism Die Kunst der Kritik (the art of criticism). Hočevar has published five poem collections, the first of which was nominated for Slovenia’s debut prize. In 2016, his first book of prose was published, the short story collection “Dvojna napaka” (Double Fault). Hočevar has also written essays – primarily on poetry – and music reviews, mostly on jazz. He plays the bass in the band Boring Couple for which he composes all the musik. In autumn 2016, he received a scholarship for a stay in Berlin. His latest poetry collection, “Seznam” (A List), was published in 2017.
Vračanja (Returnings). Center za slovensko književnost, Ljubljana 2002.
Ribe in obzornice (Fish and Horizons). Litera, Maribor 2005.
Pesmi o koscih in podobnostih (Poems about Mowers and Resemblances). LUD Literatura, Ljubljana 2007.
Leto brez idej (A Year Without Ideas). LUD Šerpa, Ljubljana 2011.
Dvojna napaka. Cankarjeva založba, Ljubljana 2016.
Seznam (A List). Mladinska knjiga, Ljubljana 2017. (forthcoming in October)