Jana Cviková

Jana CvikováJana Cviková is a Slovak editor, writer, journalist and translator (from German), known for co-founding the feminist, cultural magazine Aspekt and its publishing and educational branches. Since the early 1990s she has been jointly responsible (with Jana Juráňová) for Aspekt’s book publishing. They have edited and published several books, including Feminizmy pre začiatočníčky. Aspekty zrodu rodového diskurzu na Slovensku [Feminism for Beginners. Aspects of Early Gender Discourse in Slovakia] (2009). Jana Cviková has also written extensively on gender issues, culture and literature. Currently she works at the Institute of World Literature of the Slovak Academy of Sciences in Bratislava.

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