Borja Bagunyà was born in 1982. He has published three short story collections, Apunts per al retrat d’una ciutat (Arola, 2004), Defensa pròpia (Premi Mercè Rodoreda, 2006) and Plantes d’interior (Empuries, 2010). His stories have appeared in the anthologies Voices (Empúries, 2010) and Risc (Rata_Books, 2017). He teaches Comparative Literature at the University of Barcelona. In 2016, he cofounded Escola Bloom with Lana Bastasic.