Snježana Božin, born in 1973 in Ulm, studied German and Croatian at the  Philosophical Faculty in Zagreb. Translations from German into Croatian: short stories by the authors Bettina Baláka and Marlene Streeruwitz, published in the collection Felix Austria (Naklada MD, 2003), Die Schattenboxerin [The Shadow Boxer] by Inka Parei (Faust Vrančić, 2004), Alle Tage [All Days] by Thérezia Mora (Fraktura, 2007), Kaltenburg [Kaltenburg] by Marcel Beyer (Fraktura, 2009). Snježana Božin lives and works as an interpreter and translator in Zagreb.