Pajtim Statovci

Pajtim Statovci

Biography

Born in 1990, Pajtim Statovci is a Finnish-Kosovan novelist. He moved from Kosovo to Finland with his family when he was two years old. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Helsinki. His first book, My Cat Yugoslavia, won the Helsingin Sanomat Literature Prize for best debut novel, and his follow-up, Crossing, won the Toisinkoinen Literature Prize. Statovci is also the 2018 recipient of the Helsinki Writer of the Year Award.

Photo Credit: Anna Kurki

Buy Pajtim Statovci’s latest book, Crossing, on Amazon.

Events with Pajtim Statovci

The Migration Chronicles

08 May 2019
7:00 pm
McNally Jackson Books
76 N 4th St Unit G
Brooklyn, NY 11249

Literary Quest: Westbeth Edition

09 May 2019
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Westbeth Artists Housing and Center for the Arts
55 Bethune St.
New York, NY 10014

It Happened to Me, Presented with The Guardian

11 May 2019
7:30 pm-9:00 pm
SubCulture 45 Bleecker St., New York, NY 10012