Tanja Bakić, one of the finest Montenegrin poets of the younger generation, was born in 1981 and graduated with an MA in English Literature from the Faculty of Philosophy in Nikšić. The author of five poetry volumes (the first of which was published when she was 15 years old), each to critical acclaim. Translated numerous British, Irish and American poets. For the Podgorica based publishers translated five fiction books and edited three books. Alongside poetry, also writes essays and scientific papers. Was posted as a PR officer of the distinguished Montenegrin publisher, Oktoih. Now curates and convenes literary soirees and festivals in Montenegro. Resides in Podgorica.
Interests: mysticism, religion, great britain, rock and roll