Writers' Union of Romania
The Writers' Union of Romania (Romanian: Uniunea Scriitorilor din România), founded in March 1949, is a professional association of writers in Romania. It also has a subsidiary in Chișinău, Republic of Moldova. The Writers' Union of Romania was created by the communist regime by taking over the former Romanian Writers' Society (Societatea Scriitorilor Români), which had been established in 1908.
- Zaharia Stancu (active, 1949–1956)
- Mihail Sadoveanu (honorary, 1949–1956; active, 1956–1961)
- Mihai Beniuc (1962–1964)
- Demostene Botez (1964–1966)
- Zaharia Stancu (1966–1974)
- Virgil Teodorescu (1974–1978)
- George Macovescu (1978–1982)
- Dumitru Radu Popescu (1982–1990)
- Mircea Dinescu (1990–1996)
- Laurențiu Ulici (1996–2000)
- Eugen Uricaru (2000–2005)
- Nicolae Manolescu (2005–)
- Paul Cernat, essayist
- Ioana Crăciunescu, poet and actress
- Vasile Dîncu, Minister of National Defence
- Eugenia Mihalea, poet
- Aurel Pantea, poet
- Nicolae Pogonaru, novelist
- Sorin Lavric, writer (until 2020)
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- "Vasile Dîncu, propus ministru al Apărării Naționale (fișă biografică)". Agerpres (in Romanian). 23 November 2021.
- Șerb, Sorin (8 December 2020). "Liderul AUR Sorin Lavric, dat afară din Uniunea Scriitorilor pentru declarații lui "nocive" pentru democrație". Radio Europa Liberă Moldova (in Romanian).