Zoran Terzić is an author and jazz pianist. After a doctorate at the Chair for Non-Normative Aesthetics and Cultural Mediation at the University of Wuppertal, he taught at Leuphana University of Lüneburg and Humboldt-Universität Berlin, among others. His monograph Kunst des Nationalismus (Art of Nationalism, 2007) deals with the semiotics of war. Terzić is a founding member of the author collective Daughters and Sons of Gastarbeiter and the research collective Postfaschistische Idylle (Post-Fascist Idyll). In 2019 the time-diagnostic volume Idiocracy will be published.