Susanna Rafart, (Ripoll, el Ripollès, 1962) is a poet, fiction writer and literary critic.
She obtained a degree in Hispanic Philology (1985) and another in Catalan Philology (1992) from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. She works in senior positions teaching Language and Literature in secondary schools. She works on a regular basis with the media, for example with the newspaper Avui, the review Caràcters, and the radio stations Catalunya Cultura and Catalunya Ràdio, inter alia.
Notable among her collections of poetry are Pou de glaç (Ice Well, 2002), winner of the 2001 Carles Riba Prize, Retrat en blanc (Portrait in White, 2004), Baies (Berries, 2005) –winner of the 2006 Cavall Verd Prize for Poetry-, L'ocell a la cendra (2010) and La mà interior (2011).
She is a member of AELC (Association of Catalan Language Writers).
Web page: Nausica Solà for AELC.
Translation: Julie Watk.
Photographs: Author's personal files / ©Toni Vidal.