|Award for Best Prose – “Racin Award” to Jagoda Mihajlova-Georgieva|
(Vest, 02.06.2005) - Writer and journalist Jagoda Mihajlova-Georgieva is this year’s winner of “Racin Award” for novel “Stone of Your Home”. The jury’s rationale reads “It is an unusual prose work of a new story, which unites the novel, essay, travels, diary and biography. The stories are exciting, simple and provocative, include all senses and create an unusual world between the real and surreal”.
This year’s winner of the traditional honorary “Racin Award” is professor at the Rijeka University (Croatia), Goran Kalogera. He received his PhD for topic “Croatian-Macedonian Literary Ties from the Beginning to the End of 20th Century”. Kalogera is also the founder of the Macedonian Department within the University. Furthermore, he is decorated by the Macedonian Government with order “St. Kliment Ohridski”, he is an external member of the Macedonian Academy of Science and Arts, as well as honorary member of the Macedonian Writers’ Association.