Lecture in language
Radka Třeštíková (CZE)
Writer and blogger
„I write about things that have been lived and experienced. And the joy, pain, and sadness they contain, that cannot be learned. They are mine. This is me.“
The writer and blogger is interested in relationships and takes great care in creating the psychological form of her characters. She has published 4 books, writes for the blog of the magazine Respekt and for ELLE magazine. She is the wife of photographer Tomáš Třeštík.
The graduated lawyer has published four works of prose: Dobře mi tak (I Deserved That), To prší moře (That's the Sea Raining), Bábovky (Cakes) and Osm (Eight). Bábovky,
The graduated lawyer has published four works of prose: Dobře mi tak (I Deserved That), To prší moře (That's the Sea Raining), Bábovky (Cakes) and Osm (Eight). Bábovky, a collection of short stories which take a look at relationships between contemporary women, and the detective novel Osm are particularly popular. With writing based on her own emotions, Radka revolts against her home environment, where feelings were not talked about. In addition to ELLE, she also contributes to the Respekt blog and the psychology.cz website.
Born in South Moravia in 1981, she has lived in Prague since she was nineteen. She studied law at the Faculty of Law of Charles University and worked as a corporate lawyer for seven years.