Category: Contemporary literature

When Dealing With Bulgarians | 如何与保加利亚人打交道

When Dealing With Bulgarians


Author: Professor Kiril Todorov (About him)

About the book:

Full Title: When Dealing With Bulgarians. What Foreigners Need to Know

Dear Reader,

Most tourists (and especially those who visit Bulgaria for the first time) are little or not at all prepared for that first meeting. They have probably read internet guid… Read on | Още | 继续读

Civilization from the Time before the Great Flood to Present Day

About the Author

My name is Stefan Alexandrov and I was born in 1946 in Bulgaria. I have a degree in Bulgarian Philology, Defectology and Speech-Language Pathology. I have worked in the sphere of education as a teacher and as a school principal. I have also worked in the sphere of culture as an inspector.

In 1990 I travelled to Canada and lived there for 20 years. … Read on | Още | 继续读

Light from the East by Nataliya Boyadzhiyeva

Nataliya Boyadzhieva was born on the 15 of April, 1960 in Varna.

She graduated from Shoumen University «Konstantin Preslavski» with two specialities, Bulgarian and Russian philology. She works as a teacher of Bulgarian language and as a self-employed journalist. Member of the Union of Bulgarian Journalists. Translates from Russian, Polish, English a… Read on | Още | 继续读

Metaphysical Landscapes and Social Lamentations: Ivan Metodiev’s Poetics

© Svetlozar Igov, author
© Petko T. Hinov, English translation

Ivan Metodiev was the most significant name among the Bulgarian poets who gained recognition during the last decade before 1989.

He did not enter Bulgarian literature by the usual and beaten path of the candidates for literary glory of that time — the middle-school and university circles-of-i… Read on | Още | 继续读

«Christian Stories» by Deyan Enev

A Short Film After Deyan Enev’s Short Story «Salty and Sweet»:

The story of a father and his young son placed in an unusual situation. They find themselves alone at Christmas Eve and have to celebrate without their wife and mother. Both they try to rediscover hope and the path to each other. Pushed to the wall, mixed up and filled with contradictions, the man wil

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The Spring of the Emigrants 2: Morpho


Kalin Iliev Begins with The Squalor Around Us and Comes Up with a Magic Butterfly, Which Hovers Over the Storyline

As in his first novel, “The Spring of the Emigrants,” its sequel— “The Spring of the Emigrants: Morpho,” — too, was published in a dark time for our country Bulgaria, in a tangled political situation. At first glance, the Read on | Още | 继续读


The Spring of the Emigrants by Kalin Iliev | 长篇小说 《侨民的春天》


故事发生在当代,虚构国家奴隶亚(意译:零国)的人民被置于一贫如洗的困境和绝望之中,全国充斥着高压专制、敲诈勒索、恐怖战栗的行径。各个氏族之间争取霸权,不断发生暴力冲突。政府中的几位主角-“大酋长”、”乌喙”、”野猪”、”小丑”、”耗子”等沉迷于钱财、杀戮与情色,并由称之为”禽兽之影”的Read on | Още | 继续读