The Macedonian Scientific Society from Bitola published the new issue of the magazine "Contemporary Dialogues"

Front cover of the magazine "Contemporary Dialogues" number 13

The magazine for culture - literature, dramatic art, film and publishing "Sovremeni Dialogi" no. 13 for 2023 with contributions from a total of 75 authors and 8 visual artists from the country and abroad.

Readers can read poetry by: Nikolina Andonova Shopova, Risto Vasilevski, Ljubinka Doneva, Vlado Janevski, Vesna Mundishevska Veljanovska, Rade Siljan, Vele Smilevski, Emilia Todorova, Lulzim Haziri and Ivica Celikovic; prose by: Daniela Andonovska-Trajkovska, Božin Andonovski, Trajce Katsarov, Misho Kitanovski, Blaže Minevski, Atanas Chuposki; Dime Ratajkoski's interview with Palestinian writer Hassan Zaktan; opinions, literary and theater criticism from: Anita Angelevska, Ivan Antonovski, Jovanka Denkova, Militsa Dimitrijovska Radevska, Sasho Dimoski, Biljana Krajchevska, Katerina Momeva, Ana Vitanova-Ringacheva, Igor Pop Trajkov, Borche Panov and Elena Prendzova.

In the column "Accents" there are contributions from the tribune about the writer Vladimir Kostov and about the celebration of the 63-year existence of the Macedonian Scientific Society-Bitola, which is headed by prof. Dr. Nevena Gruevska, and for the thematic evening "Interfest, a three-decade cultural landmark of Bitola" organized by MND, announcements about received international awards, as well as a text by Dobre Todorovski in honor of the writer Radovan P. Cvetkovski.

In the section "Parallels" dedicated to international cooperation, 46 authors from 33 countries are represented: Saudi Arabia, USA, Germany, United Arab Emirates, Belgium, Romania, Korea, Spain, Poland, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, China, Croatia , Chile, Serbia, Italy, Bulgaria, Israel, Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Argentina, Mexico, Slovakia, Iceland, Estonia, Kurdistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Austria, Bangladesh, Great Britain, Egypt.

The cover was designed by Vesna Mundishevska-Veljanovska with a sculpture by Witold Zakrzewski from Poland (photo by Thomas Wendland from Poland), and in this issue of the magazine, illustrations by 8 fine artists from RS Macedonia, Albania and Poland are published as an announcement for each section.

The magazine is financed by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Macedonia, and it is edited by an editorial staff. prof. Dr. Daniela Andonovska-Trajkovska (chief editor), Vesna Mundishevska-Veljanovska, associate professor. prof. Dr. Silvana Neškovska, Assoc. Dr. Anita Angelevska with the help of the international editorial board: prof. Dr. Zvonko Taneski (Slovakia), Raed Anis Al-Yishi (Saudi Arabia), M.Sc. Zarko Milenić (Russia/Bosnia and Herzegovina), prof. Dr. Tsemin Ition Tsai (Taiwan, Republic of China), prof. Dr. Tom Phillips (Great Britain), prof. Dr. Miho Nonaka (USA), Iskra Peneva (Serbia), prof. Dr. Su Jen Lin (Taiwan, Republic of China) and Germaine Drogenbrot (Belgium/ Spain).

In this issue of the magazine, the following collaborated with translations of works by foreign authors: Hayam Abdulhamid, Fatima Alharti, Daniela Andonovska-Trajkovska, Stanley Barkan, Risto Vasilevski, Ana Vitanova-Ringacheva, Mary-Dryden Mayo, Germaine Drogenbrot, Nadia Kavandanach, Forrest McMinn, Lily Multatuliana, Vesna Mundishevska-Veljanovska, Caitlin Nguyen, Silvana Neshkovska, Borche Panov, Zdravko Stamatoski, Tor Stefanson, Snezhana Stojchevska, Vasil Tocinovski and Ko Chang-su.

The electronic version of the magazine "Contemporary Dialogues" can be found on the website of the Macedonian Scientific Society - Bitola (

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