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Macedonian exhibits and experts awarded prizes on International Museum Day

The Macedonian National Committee of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) held an awards ceremony at the Skopje City Museum to celebrate International Museum Day on Friday. EVN Macedonia’s permanent exhibit on the history of...
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International Museum Day

Museums across Macedonia observe Friday the International Museum Day, with some joining event “European Night of Museums” on Saturday. Today, entry will be free of charge in the Museum of Macedonia. The museum will be open up to...
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Old and rare Macedonian language books now available online

The Research Center for Areal Linguistics (ICAL), a scholarly unit within the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts, has launched the Macedonian Language Digital Archive website (http://damj.manu.edu.mk) developed over the past ten years. Around...
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Finnish poet wins SPE’s best debut book award

Finnish poet Pauli Tapio has won the Bridges of Struga Award for best debut book, presented by the Struga Poetry Evenings (SPE) in cooperation with UNESCO, for his book ‘Sparrows and Time (Varpuset ja aika). Out of 23 books from 13 countries...
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Gala concert Ballet Pearls within May Opera Evenings

A gala ballet concert titled Ballet Pearls will be held Tuesday evening within May Opera Evenings featuring soloists from Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bulgaria. The concert is held as an intro to 70th anniversary of ballet ensemble...
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Magnum Opus – exhibit of tin can-shaped sculptures

Skopje Center of Modern Art ‘ART’ organized an exhibit of tin can-shaped sculptures depicting images of prominent figures from various periods of human development – pharaohs, scientists, actors, musicians. The exhibit is a joint project...
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Bulgarian translator Ganco Savov wins 2018 Macedonian Literary Daedalus

Bulgarian translator and literary researcher Ganco Savov was presented Friday with the Macedonian Literary Daedalus as part of the 11th Macedonian Literary Visit taking place in Sofia. The award is an acknowledgement of Savov’s notable...
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Macedonian actor Salaetin Bilal dies aged 76

The Macedonian actor of Turkish descent, Salaetin Bilal has died, aged 76, after long illness, it was reported Friday. Bilal was a regular fixture of the Turkish Theater in Skopje as part of its ensemble since his employment in 1964 and up...
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Skopje Kreativa 2018 kicked off

Exhibits, fashion shows, installations, workshops, forums, lectures, presentations, promotions and screenings are part of the 7. Skopje Kreativa festival, which takes place in the Skopje-based Youth and Culture Center (MKC) on May 11-13. The...
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Sofia hosts 11. Macedonian Literary Visit

The 11th edition of ‘Macedonian Literary Visit’ kicked off Thursday in Sofia in the presence of eminent Macedonian and Bulgarian poets and writers. The event, which aims at affirming the Macedonian literature in Bulgaria and bring...