Šejla Šehabović 

Šejla Šehabović
 

Šejla Šehabović (1977, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina) is a writer, journalist, feminist activist, and director of the Museum of Literature and Performing Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which she has transformed into one of the most active cultural institutions in Sarajevo.

Šehabović has published several books of fiction and poetry: Make up (2004), Zoro, Zagreb/Sarajevo; Car Trojan ima kozije uši (2005), Zoro, Zagreb/Sarajevo; Priče, ženski rod, množina (2007), Nezavisne novine, Banjaluka. Her award-winning books have been translated into Hungarian and Polish.

Šehabović obtained her degrees (BA and MA) in Slavic Literature at University of Tuzla in Bosnia and Herzegovina.