The page of Balla Zsófia, English biography
BiographyZsófia Balla was born in January 15, 1949 in Cluj (Romania).
She settled in Hungary in 1993. Formerly worked as a journalist for several Romanian newspapers, in 1972-1985 for the Radio of Cluj, in 1992-93 for Hét in Bucarest. She participated in DAAD Artists' Program in 1999-2000.
Poetry Prize of Cluj Writers' Association 1980.
Poetry Prize of Romanian Writers' Association 1983, 1991.
Poetry Prize of Romanian Booksaloon 1991.
Tibor Déry Prize 1992.
Oeuvre Prize of the Soros Foundation 1995.
Attila József Prize 1996.
Palládium Prize 2003.