07 Jul MAŠA DABIĆ – KROKODIL’S WRITER-IN-RESIDENCE IN THE MONTH OF JULY
In the month of July KROKODIL’s 102nd Writer-In-Residence will be translator and author Maša Dabić, who came to Belgrade thanks to the Translation in Motion project.
Maša Dabić was born in 1981 in Sarajevo, and she lives and works in Vienna, where she teaches oral translation from Russian into German at the University. So far, she has translated ten novels from the common language into German, by authors such as Svetislav Basara, Barbi Marković, Zlatko Paković and others. In addition, she translates short stories, essays, plays and poetry, and is also engaged in simultaneous translation and journalism. With her debut novel Gubici trenjem (Treći trg, 2021), she was shortlisted for the Austrian Book Award in 2017. In 2018, she received the City of Vienna Award for the promotion of literature. Maša’s stay in Belgrade is supported by the Creative Europe programme.