Tassos Kaloutsas (1948-) was born in Thessaloniki, where he lives today. He studied at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and works as a teacher in secondary education. He made his appearance in Greek Letters in 1983 with a short story published in the magazine Diagonios. Since then he has published four collections of stories and has published work in various literary magazines and newspapers. His stories have been included in a number of anthologies and have been translated into English, German, Dutch and Italian.
- Truth and Experience in the Stories of the Downward Path by Dinos Christianopoulos [study], Thessaloniki, Ta Tramakia, 1990.
- The Club and Other Stories, Thessalonikis: Diagonios, 1990.
- The New Car, [short stories] Athens: Nefeli, 1995.
- The Windfall and Other Stories, [short stories] Athens: Diagonios, 1987; Athens: Nefeli, 1997