Albert Marenčin

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Albert Marenčin (born 26 July 1922 in Bystré, Vranov nad Topľou District) is a Slovak writer, poet, surrealist, essayist, screenwriter, editor, collage artist, translator and critic. He was a participant in the Slovak National Uprising in 1944.[1] On 19 October 2011, he was awarded the 2011 Zora Jesenská Prize by The Slovak Association of Literary Translators.[2]

Family[edit]

He has a son and a grandson, who are both also named Albert Marenčin.[3] Another son of his is the photographer Martin Marenčin.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fest Anča - medzinárodný festival animovaných filmov". Fest Anča. 2008. Retrieved 16 August 2013. [permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "The Slovak Zora Jesenská Prize has been awarded to Albert Marenčin". Conseil Européen des Associations de Traducteurs Littéraires (European Council of Literary Translators' Associations). 30 October 2011. Archived from the original on 23 December 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Vydavateľ Albert Marenčin: Vážim si svoju slobodu". SME.sk (in Slovak). Petit Press. 10 February 2011. Retrieved 17 August 2013. 
  4. ^ "Martin Marencin "Portraits" - Arrondissement de Bordeaux / Bordeaux (33000) - Spectable.com". Retrieved 17 August 2013. 

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