Smiljana Narančić Kovač

Faculty of Teacher Education, University of Zagreb

Smiljana Narančić Kovač, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Teacher Education, University of Zagreb. Her research interests include comparative literature, the narrative, children’s literature (contact and transfer studies), picturebook theory, and teaching English to young learners. Her publications include the book One Story and Two Narrators: Picturebook as a Narrative (2015, in Croatian) as well as chapters in Alice in a World of Wonderlands (2015) and The Routledge Companion to Picturebook (2017). She serves as the principal investigator of BIBRICH, a research project on children’s literature translations, funded by the Croatian Science Foundation. She is Editor-in-Chief of Libri & Liberi.

Where Alice and Hlapić lived: altered settings and reshaped storyworlds in translation