Tamás Korpa

Hungary

Tamás Korpa was born in 1987, in Miskolc, a city of Northern Hungary. He is a poet, critic and editor. He completed his PhD studies at the University of Debrecen and at the University of Vienna, specialized in modern and contemporary Hungarian lira. He has already published two poetry books: „Egy híd térfogatáról” in 2013 and „Inszomnia” in 2016. His poems have been translated into German and Serbian. In 2016, he received the most significant prize that young authors can get, the Gérecz Attila Prize. He is currently the editor of the Hungarian Young Writers' Association and Editor-in-Chief of the literary review of www.szifonline.hu. He lives in a small village in Hungary with his wife and his daughter.