Goran Ferčec born in Koprivnica (Croatia) in 1978, lives in Zagreb and Rijeka. He is a playwright, dramaturge and essayist. For his performances and theatre plays he has received several accolades. His plays have been performed in Zagreb and Rijeka but also in Leipzig, Bonn and at the steirischer herbst festival in Graz. 2015 saw the publication of his essay collection Handbook for Tomorrow, followed by a collection of his performance texts titled Overtime in 2018. Wunder wird es hier keine geben is his debut novel (original „Ovdje neće biti čuda“, 2011).