Muharem Bazdulj (born in Travnik in 1977) is one of the leading writers of the younger generation from ex-Yugoslavia. He has published ten books of fiction, non-fiction and poetry so far. His books are translated in German, Polish and English. Bazdulj’s award-winning book of short stories The Second Book was published by Northwestern University Press in their famous Writings from an Unbound Europe series in 2005. His work appeared in World Literature Today, Creative Nonfiction, Habitus and other literary reviews in USA.