Koraljka Crnković (1970) was born in Zagreb. Crnković graduated with a degree in ancient Greek and Latin from the University of Zagreb and a degree in modern Greek from the University of Athens. She is an experienced translator for modern Greek and author of the first modern Greek – Croatian dictionary. She works as a professor of Greek and Latin at the Private Classical High School in Zagreb and as court interpreter and translator for Greek and Latin. She has translated the works of Nikos Kazantzakis, Christos Ikonomu, Emilios Solomou, Giorgos Seferis, Haris Vlavianos, Hrisa Spilioti, Vasilis Vitsaksis and Pedro Olalla.