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57th Struga Poetry Evenings opens with traditional ceremony

A reading of Konstantin Miladinov’s Longing for the South and a flame-lighting ceremony in downtown Struga kicked off on Wednesday evening the 57th Struga Poetry Evenings. Opening the festival of poetry, Minister of Culture Asaf Ademi...
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57th Struga Poetry Evenings Festival kicks off

  The 57th edition of the international Struga Poetry Evenings festival will run Aug 22 through Aug 27. As is tradition, the SPE festival will begin on Aug 22 by planting a tree in honor of the festival’s Golden Wreath winner in the Park...
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Three ‘Docusprouts’ to screen at MakeDox

Three films from the first generation of  Docusprouts, which grew out of last year’s MakeDox summer school, will screen as part of the ‘Kids and Youth’ program of this year’s documentary festival. Two of the three documentaries...
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Bojarov’s solo exhibition in Museum of the City of Skopje

Solo exhibition titled “Landscapes” by artist Ljupco Bojarov will close Tuesday evening in the Museum of the City of Skopje. The exhibition, opened 10 August, features a selection of 26 oil paintings created in the period from 1985 to 2018...
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Homer’s Iliad to close 58th Ohrid Summer Festival

Macedonia’s biggest music and theatre event, the 58th edition of Ohrid Summer Festival, is to close Monday evening with the performance of the theatre play “The Iliad” by Homer, directed by Jernej Lorenci, co-production project between...
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Portrait of academician Radovan Pavlovski at scientific and art visit in Uranija House-MANU

An event portraying the academician Radovan Pavlovski was held Sunday evening within scientific and art visit taking place in Ohrid-based Uranija House-MANU. Radovan Pavlovski (born on 23rd November 1937) is a prominent and internationally...
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Rumena Bužarovska to attend University of Iowa’s writing residency

Macedonian fiction writer and women’s rights activist Rumena Bužarovska will attend the Fall Residency of the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, which begins on Aug 18. The University of Iowa is the United States of...
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Antonio Serrano and Constanza Lechner to perform in Ohrid

Harmonica player Antonio Serrano (harmonica) and pianist Constanza Lechner will hold a concert in Ohrid’s St. Sophia on Friday evening as part of the 58th Ohrid Summer Festival’s programming. The concert program includes works by...
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Istanbul cats documentary to open this year’s MakeDox

WiFi Plaza Cuba (2017), a short by Adrian Kelterborn, and Kedi (2016), a documentary feature about the cats of Istanbul directed by Ceyda Torun, will open this year’s MakeDox Creative Documentary Festival at Kurshumli An in Skopje...
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Five poetry books shortlisted for SPE’s Miladinov Brothers 2018 award

Five poetry collections made this year’s Miladinov Brothers Award shortlist. The Struga Poetry Evenings gives the award to the best book of poetry published in Macedonia between two editions of the poetry festival. This year’s...