Aleksandra Wojtaszek (1991) is a translator, journalist and PhD student. A graduate in Croatian Studies , she studied in Kraków, Zagreb and Belgrade. She is currently writing her PhD thesis on contemporary literature in the countries of Former Yugoslavia. As a journalist she has been published in a range of different publications , including Tygodnik Powszechny, Ha!art , Duży Format , Herito and New Eastern Europe. She mostly translates contemporary prose from BHS (Serbian, Croatian, Bosnian) and
Slovenian by writers such as Zoran Ferić, Josip Mlakić, Kristian Novak , Viktor Ivančić, many newspaper articles , interviews , meetings and scientific texts. At the Jagiellonian University she teaches language, literature and translations.