Goce Smilevski .
Goce Smilevski was born in 1975 in Skopje, Macedonia. His novels have diverse thematic range: from contemporary life to Medieval time. They are translated into over 30 languages, He was awarded European Union Prize for Literature, Premio Per La Cultura Mediterranea and Central European Initiative Award for Literature. Two of his novels are translated into Suomi: Keskustelu Spinozan kanssa (2012, Mansarda, tr. Kari Klemelä) and Freudin Sisar (2022, Siltala, tr. Tero Valkonen).
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