Into the Fairytale

On 9 April, Tuesday, at 16:00hrs, at the EU InfoCentre, a discussion “Into the Fairytale” – as a part of the Cultural stories programme a discussion between two children's writers Ulf Stark and Kiro Donev, together with children from Skopje elementary schools was organised. A moderator was the actress Maja LJUTKOV. During the discussion the hildren learned about authors' childhood, how they learned to read, how they decided to become children books writers, their favourite books, why it is important to read, etc.

Stark has received numerous awards for his work, domestic as well as international, such as Deutsche Kinderbuchpreis. Stark has written about fifty children’s books, which have been translated into more than thirty languages as well as various screenplays for children.

Donev is an author of numerous literature works: novels, stories, poetry, radio and TV screenplays etc. For his literature work he has been awarded on numerous occasions and the highest award he has received for his work is the “Goce’s Charter”.