Michal Sýkora
  • literary scholar and writer
  • autor of four detective novels

Michal Sýkora is the author of a two-volume monograph on Vladimir Nabokov and two other works of literary scholarship, and the author of the detective novel series: A Case for an Exorcist / Případ pro exorcistu (2012), Blue Shadows / Modré stíny (2013) and It’s Not Over Yet / Ještě není konec (2016). These books are starring the idiosyncratic Commissioner Marie Výrová, whose cases have been turned into a successful television series. See more here

The author's work is presented in the anthology Prague Noir (Akashic 2017, USA).