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Macedonian literature featured in Polish journal Wyspa

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Macedonian literature is featured in the latest issue of the Polish literary quarterly Wyspa.

The journal features an overview of Macedonian literature by Prof. Dr. Lilla Moroz-Grzelak of the Polish Academy of Sciences along with Polish translations of poems by Jovica Tasevski-Eternijan, Lidija Dimkovska, and Vladimir Ilievski. Also published is the speech that acting Ambassador of Macedonia to Poland Gorica Atanasovska-Gjorevska gave at the International Book Fair in Warsaw to promote Macedonian poetry and fiction.

In addition to poems by Eternijan, Dimkovska, and Ilievski, the issue introduces poetry by Nobel-prize winning Irish poet Seamus Heaney, who was Poet Laureate of the 2001 Struga Poetry Evenings festival; by Anise Koltz, one of Luxembourg’s major contemporary poets; by the renowned Danish author Inger Christensen, as well as poems by other well-established European poets.

Wyspa is published four times a year, and its editor-in-chief is Piotr Dobrołęcki.