Graduate of the Faculty of Letters within the University of Bucharest, Valentina holds a Master’s degree in Iconology within the Department of Comparative Literature, with a paper on the Belgian painter, René Magritte.
She worked as a volunteer at “Inimă de copil” Foundation for a while, providing support for some disadvantaged children.
She is currently a Ph.D student in the Department of Literary Studies at the University of Bucharest, with a research paper on the prison memoirs in Romania during communism.
She believes in Constantin Noica’s words that the true school is the one in which no one knows who is the giver and who is the receiver.
She likes reading, continuous learning and travelling.