Slobodan Despot, born in Sremska Mitrovica (today part of Serbia) in 1967. He has been living in Switzerland since his childhood. For over fifteen years he worked together with the founder of L’Âge d’Homme and translated several works. In 2005, Slobodan Despot founded Éditions Xenia. His debut novel, Le miel, was published in 2014.