Participant Profile

Goran Ferčec


Ferčec is a novelist, playwright, and theater artist.  His performance text Letter to Heiner Müller premiered at Zagreb Youth Theatre in 2011 and was subsequently presented at La MaMa in 2012. His 2011 novel There Will Be No Miracles Here gained a place on that year’s ten best novels list compiled by the Croatian Ministry of Culture. He was also writing a novel he describes as an ‘anti-biography’ of a working class woman in a small town. He has participated in residencies in Graz, Ljubljana, Skopje and in Codroipo in Italy and in workshops throughout Europe.

During his ArtsLink residency he hoped to investigate the position of workers at this moment in history.