Alicia Kopf

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Alicia Kopf, born Girona, 1982, holds degrees in Fine Arts and Comparative Literature. Brother in Ice is the culmination of an artistic cycle of several exhibitions entitled Àrticantàrtic, including a 2013 solo show in Barcelona, Seal Sounds Under The Floor. She has participated in many prestigious exhibitions. Her awards include the GAC-DKV Prize for best young artist gallery exhibition, the Premi Documenta literary prize, and the Premi Llibreter awarded by booksellers.

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  • As well as winning prizes for her writing, Alicia Kopf is also a prize-winning visual artist. Visit her website here.

Advance praise for Brother in Ice

  • ‘A unconventional look at a world that makes [Kopf] feel uncomfortable . . . a text in which the feats of polar explorers give way to a central autobiographical story about the equally harsh and arid trips through family relationships and within oneself.’ Carles Geli, El País
  • ‘Simultaneously serious and light, incidental and yet trascendental.’ V. Pagès Jordà, El Periódico
  • ‘A book, part essay and part autobiography, that is also a chronicle of a generation stalled in a world without horizons or certainties . . . An unusual book and the deserving winner of the Documenta Award.’ Julià Guillamón, La Vanguardia

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