Sreten Ugričić [ Serbia ]
born in 1961 in Yugoslavia, the novelist, essayist, conceptual artist, astronomer and philosopher was a member of the UNESCO Commission for Serbia and Montenegro from 2002 to 2008 and reformed the Serbian National Library, which he has directed since 2001. Ugričić is a member of the Serbian P.E.N., the Executive Board of The European Library (TEL) and received an award from the Borislav Pekić Foundation. In 2010 he was appointed co-chairman of the Selection Committee for World Digital Library (WDL). The author lives in Belgrade.