Full name: Alija Hasagić Dubočanin, "Dubočanin" after his birthplace. He is a Bosnian writer and poet. Elementary school he finished in Korać, and high school in Kranj. He graduated University of Philosophy in Sarajevo. He started writing in high school. Over the war he wrote for the children's magazine "Lastavica". His books were translated to many languages including english, spanish, russian and turkish. Right now he lives and works in Sarajevo.