Sonja Manojlović was born in Zagreb on 15th March 1948.
She graduated Philosophy and Comparative Literature from the University of Zagreb.
She published numerous books of poetry and a book of prose fiction.
Her poems have been included in anthologies, awarded and translated into more then 20 languages (Albanian, Bulgarian, Catalon, Chinese, Danish, English, Esperanto, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Macedonian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Ukrainian etc.), including books of selected poems in English, French, Polish and Romanian language.