poet, prose writer, literary critic, essayist, literary theorist, playwright, translator. Born 6th February 1946 in Bogdanci. Graduated from the Faculty of Philology in Skopje. Ph.D in Philology. Professor at the Faculty of Philology “Blaze Koneski” in Skopje. One-time President of the Board of the Struga Poetry Evenings Festival. Worked as a Lecturer in Macedonian Language and Literature in Paris. Worked as a journalist with Radio Skopje. Was a member on the editorial board of the literary periodical “Razgledi”. Member of the Macedonian Writers’ Association since 1967.
Works: The Land of the Flower (poetry, 1966), Translating the Mountain (poetry, 1970), Mister Porfirie (TV play 1971), Dwelling (poetry, 1974), Sights and apparitions (poetry, 1977), Poems (1978), Artism in Contemporary Macedonian poetry (study, 1978), Heirloom (poetry, 1978), Literary studies (1983), Strictly confidential (poetry, 1985), Sieve (criticism, 1985), Indefinite personal pronouns (play, 1986), Semantic figures in Macedonian Folk Lyrics (study, 1987), Imprints (poetry, 1991), The Plagiarism of Bozin Pavlovski (study, 1992), Microreadings (criticism, 1993), A voice to the voiceless (poem, 1994), Sounds and imprints (poetry, selection, 1995), Statement and reality (criticism), Waterfall (poetry, 1998), Morphology of bo(l)shevism (study, 1998), Pro and con macedonisms (criticism, 1990).
Awards include: “Mlad Borec”, “Miladinov Brothers”, “Bozidar Nastev”, “Dimitar Mitrev”, Zlatno Pero”, “Gligor Prlicev”.
Address: Vasko Karangeleski, 27/8, 1000. Skopje.
Tel: ++ 389 02 463 607.