Zoran Terzić is a writer and jazz pianist. He studied Visual Arts in New York and obtained his PhD at Bergische Universität Wuppertal. In 2007/2008 he was a researcher at IFK in Vienna and Zentrum für Literaturwissenschaft in Berlin. He was Visiting Scholar at Universität Leipzig in 2013. His monograph Kunst des Nationalismus (2007) deals with the cultural semiotics of war. Terzić has co-initiated the literature-project Daughters and Sons of Gastarbeiters, the research collective Postfaschistische Idylle, and runs Improsociety, a web platform for his musical and collaborative works.