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Maja Šučur (1989) is a literary critic and a cultural journalist for the Dnevnik newspaper. In 2017 she was awarded a Stritar award for the literary critiques she’s been publishing in literary magazines Literatura and Dialogi and on the website ludliteratura.si. She’s a discussion facilitator and a literary event organizer. She is the main moderator of the critics’ debates at the international gathering of poets, critics and translators of poetry Pranger. She’s also one of the main coordinators for the Slovene Literary Critics Association, where she’s in charge of the critics’ award given by the association and of the organization of the international critics’ symposium.