Andrej Jaklič was born in 1969. He studied dramaturgy at the Theatre Academy. He now works as a journalist and editor at the "Delo" newspaper, but also works as a dramatic adviser in co-operation with several Slovenian theatres. He is the author of several dramatisations and adaptations for the theatre. Andrej Jaklič translates essays, poetry and prose from Serbian, Croatian and Bosnian, including Miroslav Mićanović, Enes Karić, Radoslav Petković and Boris Dežulović.