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Sladjana Nina Perkovic (1981) is a Franco-Bosnian journalist and a fiction writer. After finishing her studies in Political Sciences at the University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, she mainly worked as a news correspondent for media outlets in ex-Yugoslavia. Her work has also been featured in many European news outlets. Today, Sladjana is mostly committed to her writing career. She has published a collection of short stories (Kuhanje) and the novel (U jarku). jarku was listed for the 2021 NIN Award, the “Meša Selimović” Award and it was aworded as the EUPL 2022 special mention.