Eliza Deac got her B.A. diploma in Romanian Literature in 2005 with a paper on the work of the Romanian literary critic Ion Negoiţescu. She earned a Master's degree in Romanian Literary Studies in 2006, with a paper on the subjectivity of literary criticism. In 2001 she received a certificate of specialization in literature and aesthetics at the University of Geneva, where she presented a thesis on the editorial versions of Mallarmé's Un coup de Dés. She is currently a PD.D. student at the Faculty of Letters of Babeş Bolyai University, Cluj Napoca, preparing a dissertation on the mutations of the notion of poetry in the experimental literary trends of the 20th and 21st centuries.