Mitja Čander in conversation

May 12, 2021, 02:38 PM

For decades, Mitja Čander has been one of the most influential figures in Slovenia’s literary and publishing world – even though his literary debut, Blind Man(Slepec), appeared only in 2019. An editor and literary critic, the co-founder and director of Beletrina Academic Press, essayist, screenwriter, dramaturge, columnist, and candidate for national chess master. 
Here in conversation with the translator of his novel, Rawly Grau, Mitja talks about his life and his motivation for writing.