Andrijana Kos Lajtman
Andrijana Kos Lajtman (Čakovec, 1978) is a scholar, poet and a literary critic. She works as an associate professor at the Faculty of Teacher Education, University of Zagreb, where she teaches various courses in Croatian and world literature. Her scientific interests are mostly focused on contemporary literature, and she has published about sixty scientific papers in domestic and foreign publications.
Her poems have been translated into Macedonian, Slovenian and Hungarian, published in numerous magazines and shortlisted for awards such as the coveted Ivan Goran Kovačić Award or Tin Ujević Award, given for contributions to Croatian poetry and considered one of the most prestigious awards in Croatia.
Kos Lajtman is also the editor and leader of the literary and cultural forum KAČ at the Faculty of Teacher Education and the author of a few documentary-experimental films co-authored with Damir Radić with whom she also published a conceptual poetry collection Contagious Zone.