Katja Perat was born in 1998 in Ljubljana. She graduated in Philosophy and Comparative Literature from the Faculty of Arts in Ljubljana and has been a postgraduate student at the Ljubljana Faculty of Arts. She is a doctoral student of comparative literature at Washington University in St. Louis. She initially published poetry but has since published a novel.
2011 Najboljši so padli (poetry)
2014 Davek na dodano vrednost (poetry)
2018 Mazohistka (The Masochist) (novel)