Mireia Calafell

Poet, cultural producer and director of Barcelona Poesia.

Her work includes Poètiques del cos (Galerada, 2006), Amadeu Oller prize 2006 and VIII Memorial Anna Dodas prize 2008; Costures (Viena Edicions, 2010), Josep M. López Picó poetry prize 2009; Tantes mudes (Perifèric Edicions, 2014; published in Spanish by Stendhal Books, 2016), Benvingut Oliver poetry prize 2013 and Lletra d’Or prize for the best book published in Catalan in 2015; and Nosaltres, qui (LaBreu Edicions, 2020), Mallorca poetry prize 2019. She has participated in international festivals in Canada, Egypt, Germany and Argentina, among many others. She was co-director of the Poesia i + festival (2016 and 2017) and has been the director of Barcelona Poesia since 2018. She is a member of the Maria-Mercè Marçal Foundation. She currently works at La Sullivan, where she develops cultural and educational projects.

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