Petar Matović, born in Požega in 1978, studied Serbian Literature and Philology. His latest publications include the poetry collection Odakle dolaze dabrovi. His poems have appeared in several anthologies and been translated into many languages, including German and English. Matović has been nominated for several poetry prizes in Serbia and has won the Treći trg Award for his poetry collection Koferi Džima Džarmuša.