poet, short story writer, translator, anthologist, of Turkish ethnicity in Macedonia Born 15 June 1930 in Kumanovo. Was enrolled at the Faculty of Philology in Belgrade. Was engaged in socio-political activities. Member of the Macedonian P.E.N. Centre. Member of the Macedonian Writers’ Association since 1956.
Works: First steps (poems for children, 1952), Voices from the village (poetry, 1958), Farewell (poetry, 1963), Good luck (short stories, 1978), Gokussak (short stories, 1984), Children’s Dreams (poems for children, 1991), Essays and Criticism (1994), The Young lady (stories for children, 1996), The Afternoon Sun (short stories, 1998).
Address: Gradski zid, 10/6-19, 1000 Skopje.
Tel: ++ 389 02 129 139.