Biljana Dojčinović, PhD, is a Professor at the Department of Comparative Literature and Theory of Literature, Faculty of Philology, Belgrade University in Serbia. She was one of the founders of the Women’s Studies Center in Belgrade, as well as the Indoc Center in Association for Women’s Initiative. She has been contributing editor for Serbo-Croatian in Feminist Europa (www.ddv-verlag.de/frauen_ zeitschriften.html) since 2003. Between 2002 and 2008 she was editor-in-chief of Genero, a Serbian journal of feminist theory. She has been a member of the Management Committee of the COST (European Cooperation in the field of Science and Technical Research) Action IS 0901 “Women Writers in History: Toward a New Understanding of European Literary Culture” since 2009 and a member of its core group (www.costwwih.net) since 2011. She is the director of the national project Кnjiženstvo—theory and history of women’s writing in Serbian until 1915 (www.knjizenstvo.rs) and editor-in-chief of Knjiženstvo, A Journal in Literature, Gender and Culture (www.knjizenstvo.rs/magazine. php). She is also a member of John Updike Society since its founding,  one of the editors of John Updike Review since 2010 and and one of the JUS directors since 2015.