Zaki the swan
29 October 1960 Slovenj Gradec, Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (now in Slovenia) (
writer, poet and musicologist
Zgodbe iz somraka, Potovci
University of Ljubljana
Cvetka Bevc (born 29 October 1960) is a Slovene writer and poet.
Bevc was born in Slovenj Gradec in 1960. She studied musicology and comparative literature at the University of Ljubljana and also attended post-graduate study at University College Cork. She worked as an editor at a music journal for young people (Glasbena mladina) and at the national broadcasting house and the Slovene Writers' Association. She writes poetry, prose, radio plays and children's stories. Her novel Potovci (Travellers) was one of the five finalists for the 2012 Kresnik Award.