Irena Šentevska received her PhD from the department of arts and media theory of the University of Arts in Belgrade, Serbia. She lectured at the interdisciplinary doctoral studies of the University of Arts in Belgrade and was a guest lecturer at various university departments in Belgrade, Novi Sad, Graz and Zürich. Her works are being published by leading academic publishers in Europe and the US (Palgrave, Routledge, Taylor and Francis, Peter Lang, Indiana University Press, De Gruyter, Berghahn Books, Bloomsbury Academic, CEU Press etc.) Her first book The Swinging 90s: theatre and social reality of Serbia in 29 pictures came out in 2016 (Orion Art, Belgrade). She is currently working on her upcoming book Singing Belgrade: urban transformations, identity construction and music videos (Clio, Belgrade).