Born and raised in Novi Pazar, Serbia, Amra completed her BA in English Language and Literature at the State University of Novi Pazar. She also holds an MA in African American literature, focusing on the Harlem Renaissance which she obtained from the Faculty of the Philosophy, University of Sarajevo. She also spent a semester abroad in Keene, New Hampshire, auditing classes related to the Holocaust and Genocide studies. She has work experience teaching English Language to elementary and high school students. Over the years she wrote for several overseas websites and blogs on a variety of topics. Her interests are human rights, literature, and she plans to pursue another MA related to democracy and human rights.
Updated May 2018
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