Natallia is from Minsk, Belarus. Being fascinated by the Harry Potter franchise from her childhood, she decided to make her personal interest a sphere of her academic expertise. She knew that everything she wants is just a matter of her success and perseverance. Natallia received a Bachelors degree in Communication Studies with a specialization in Visual Culture and Creative Industries from the European Humanities University (Vilnius, Lithuania). Her research interests lie in the functioning mode of contemporary fantasy media franchises. After graduation, she plans to become a teacher of cinema-related disciplines at EHU or any other Belarusian/Lithuanian university.