Monument of Dimitar Talev in Borisova Gradina park in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Dimitar Talev ( Bulgarian: Димитър Талев) (1 September 1898 – 20 October 1966) was a Bulgarian writer and journalist.
Biography [ edit ]
Prilep, in the Manastir Vilayet of the Ottoman Empire (present-day Republic of Macedonia), he graduated high school in Bitola. Talev studied medicine and philosophy in Zagreb and Vienna, and Slavic philology in Sofia University (1925). He was the managing editor of the Macedonia newspaper, and a contributor and editor in the Zora newspaper. In 1944 he was arrested by the communist authorities for his patriotic and anti - macedonistic position and sent to the Sofia Central Prison and later to the labor camps Bobov Dol and Kutsian. He was expelled from the Bulgarian Writers' Union and from 1948 to 1952 he was exiled in Lukovit. In 1966 Talev was elected as MP in the 31st Narodno Sabranie (Bulgarian Parliament).
Talev Glacier on Graham Land, Antarctica is named after Dimitar Talev.
Literary work [ edit ]
Talev published his first story in 1917 in the newspaper "Rodina" (Motherland),
Skopje. Later he continued to publish his literary texts in periodicals in Bulgaria and abroad. His first book, "The Tears of my Mother" was published in 1925. It was a collection of stories and tales for children.
Arduous Years ( Bulgarian: Усилни години)
In The Dusk of Morning ( Bulgarian: В дрезгавината на утрото) 1928 Part 2.
Revival ( Bulgarian: Подем) 1929 Part 3.
Ilinden ( Bulgarian: Илинден) 1930
The Iron Oil Lamp ( Bulgarian: Железният светилник) 1952
Ilinden ( Bulgarian: Илинден) 1953
Kiprovets Arose ( Bulgarian: Кипровец въстана) 1954
The Bells of Prespa ( Bulgarian: Преспанските камбани) 1954
( Samuil Bulgarian: Самуил)
Shields of Stone ( Bulgarian: Щитове каменни) 1958 Book 2.
Cinderella and the Prince ( Bulgarian: Пепеляшка и царския син) 1959 Book 3.
Downfall ( Bulgarian: Погибел) 1960
I Hear Your Voices ( Bulgarian: Гласовете ви чувам) 1966
Short stories and collections [ edit ]
The Golden Key ( Bulgarian: Златният ключ) 1935
The Great King ( Bulgarian: Великият цар) 1937
The Old House ( Bulgarian: Старата къща) 1938
Novels and short stories ( Bulgarian: Повести и разкази) 1962
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