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Jordi Coca

Biography

Jordi Coca was born in Barcelona in 1947. He took an intertest in theatre from a young age and studied drama and Catalan philology at university. He published his first novel when he was twenty-four. He has remained very much involved with the theatre, being professionally involved with the Institut del Teatre in Barcelona, were he is a lecturer in literature and drama. He has also written many novels, plays, stories, poems and essays. Only one of his works has been translated into English.

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Bibliography

1971 Joan Brossa o El pedestal són les sabates (literature)
1971 Els Lluïsos (novel)
1973 Alta comèdia (novel)
1973 Pedrolo, perillós? (literature)
1975 Exòtiques (stories)
1978 El detectiu, el soldat i la negra (novel)
1978 L’Agrupació Dramàtica de Barcelona: intent de Teatre Nacional Català (1955-1963) (theatre)
1978 Selva i salonet (stories)
1983 Incidents a l’horitzó (stories)
1983 Les coses febles (stories)
1983 Sopàrem a Royal (stories)
1983 Ni àngels ni dimonis (essay)
1985 Qüestions de teatre (theatre)
1988 Mal de lluna (novel)
1992 La japonesa (novel)
1992 Versions de Matsuo Basho (poetry)
1992 Adrià Gual: mitja vida de modernisme (with Carles Batlle i Jordà) (literature)
1993 Louise: un conte sobre la felicitat (novel)
1995 El cor de les coses (stories)
1995 Paisatges de Hopper (novel)
1996 Ciel de nuit/Cel de nit (poetry)
1996 Dies meravellosos (novel)
1997 L’emperador (novel)
1997 La faula dels ocells grecs : amb unes notes de l’autor sobre Aristòfanes i el seu temps (children’s)
1998 Terres grogues (poetry)
1999 De nit, sota les estrelles (novel)
1999 Platja negra (drama)
2001 Sota la pols (Under the Dust) (novel)
2002 Lena (novel)
2002 Antígona (drama)
2004 Cara d’àngel (novel)
2004 El secret de la cavalleria (novel)
2006 Sorres blanques (novel)
2006 Interior anglès (drama)
2007 La noia del (novel)
2009 La nit de les papallones (novel)
2012 En caure la tarda (novel)
2013 El teatre de Josep Palau i Fabre: alquímia i revolta. (1935-1958) (theatre)
2014 El diable i l’home just (novel)
2016 Califòrnia (novel)