Teresa Colom 




Teresa Colom 

photo © Carles Mercader
* 12.12.1973, La Seu d'Urgell , Spain
lives in: Barcelona, Spain

Teresa Colom (La Seu d’Urgell, 1973), an Andorran poet and writer, holds a degree in Economics from the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona).
After winning the Miquel Martí i Pol Prize in 2000, being runner up for the Grandalla Prize, and the appearance of her collection Com mesos de juny (Like Months of June), she has continued to publish poetry.
In 2010 her work 32 Vidres, muntatge poètico-teatral (32 Pieces of Glass: A Poetic-Theatrical Performance) was premiered. She received the FNAC Talent award in 2009 and has been artistic director of the international poetry festival “Barcelona Poesia”. Her first fictional work, the collection of short stories La senyoreta Keaton i altres bèsties (Miss Keaton and Other Beasts), winner of the 2016 Maria Àngels Anglada Prize, was described by The Guardian as “Tim Burton crossed with the Brothers Grimm”.

 photo © Carles Mercader
  • Com mesos de juny

    Andorra la Vella: Edicions del Diari d'Andorra, 2001

  • La temperatura d’uns llavis

    Andorra la Vella: Edicions del Diari d’Andorra, 2002

  • Elegies del final conegut

    Maçaners: Abadia Editors, 2005

  • On tot és vidre

    Lleida: Pagès Editors, 2009

  • La meva mare es preguntava per la mort

    Lleida: Pagès Editors, 2012

  • La senyoreta Keaton i altres bèsties

    Barcelona: Editorial Empúries, 2015

  • 2000 Premi Grandalla de Poesia del Cercle de les Arts i de les Lletres

  • 2000 Premi del Concurs de Poesia de la Biblioteca

  • 2009 Talent FNAC - On tot és vidre