Goran Čolakhodžić, born in Zagreb in 1990, studied English and Romanian. In 2015, his unpublished poetry collection Na kraju taj vrt was awarded the Croatian Prize for New Young Poets. Upon its publication, the poetry collection won the prize for the best debut at the International Poetry Festival in Struga. Goran Čolakhodžić translates prose but mostly poetry from the English and Romanian into Croatian and vice versa.