Meabe, Miren Agur

Miren Agur Meabe was born in Lekeitio (Bizkaia) in 1962. She is one of the most recognized and prestigious writers and translators in Basque. She studied Teaching and Basque Philology, and worked as Editorial Director of Giltza (Grupo Edebé) during years. He currently dedicates all his activity to literary creation, both poetry and stories and novels for adults and young readers. His works have been translated from Basque into several languages, and have been awarded various awards, such as the Critics' award for Poetry in Basque, the Euskadi award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, or the National Poetry award in the year 2021. He is a member of the Academy of the Basque Language-Euskaltzaindia.