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History and profile
Convorbiri Literare was founded by Titu Maiorescu in 1867. The magazine was the organ of the Junimea group, a literary society which was established in 1864. The group included aristocratic Moldovans except for Titu Maiorescu. The magazine was first headquartered in Iaşi and later moved to Bucharest.
Convorbiri Literare is published monthly by Convorbiri Literare publishing house. The magazine covered art reviews and translations of literary work. From 1906 the magazine also featured articles on plastic arts. The contributors included Alexandru Tzigara-Samurcaș and Apcar Baltazar among others. The other significant contributors were Mihai Eminescu, Ion Creangă and Ion Luca Caragiale.
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- "Romanian literature". The Columbia Encyclopedia (6th ed.). 2014.
- Mona Baker; Gabriela Saldanha, eds. (2009). Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies. Abingdon; London: Routledge. p. 867. ISBN 978-1-135-21113-4.
- Alex Drace-Francis (2006). The Making of Modern Romanian Culture: Literacy and the Development of National Identity. London; New York: I.B.Tauris. p. 174. ISBN 978-1-84511-066-6.
- Adrian Petre Popescu (2014). "19th century impact on the Romanian diplomat-writers" (PDF). Buletin Ştiintific. 1 (37).
- "Thought". The Framptonian. 29 September 2014. Retrieved 17 January 2015.
- Art review as reflected by the Romanian press (PDF) (PhD thesis). Universității "Lucian Blaga" din Sibiu.
- "Culture of Romania". Europe Cities. Retrieved 17 January 2015.