Ciril Zlobec (April 2005)
|Born||4 July 1925|
Ponikve, Kingdom of Italy (now in Slovenia)
|Died||24 August 2018(aged 93)|
|Occupation||Poet, writer, journalist, translator, politician|
|Notable works||Pesmi štirih, Najina oaza, Glas|
|Notable awards||Prešeren Foundation Award |
1965 for his poetry collection Najina oaza
1982 for his poetry collection Glas
2000 for Samo ta dan imam
In 1990 he became a member of the Presidency of Slovenia at a critical time for Slovene independence.
In the 1970s and 1980s, he was the editor of the intellectual and cultural journal Sodobnost.
Zlobec died on 24 August 2018 at the age of 93.
References[change | change source]
- "Slovene Writers' Association site". Slovene writers' portal (in Slovenian). DSP Slovene Writers' Association. Archived from the original on 19 September 2011. Retrieved 11 November 2011.
- Slovenska Pomlad (Slovenian Spring) site, National Museum of Contemporary History Archived 5 June 2011 at the Wayback Machine
- "STA: Poet Ciril Zlobec dies, aged 93". english.sta.si. Retrieved 24 August 2018.