Kateřina Tučková

  • CZECH REPUBLIC

Kateřina Tučková is a leading prose writer, playwright and art historian, winner of several major Czech prizes, from the Magnesia Litera Award and the Bestseller Award. In 2017, she was also awarded the Freedom, Democracy and Human Rights Award by the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes.  Her bestselling novel of witches and family history, The Last Goddess, was published in English in 2022, translated by Andrew Oakland.

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