Marius Dobrescu

Mmariusarius Dobrescu, born in 1951 in Braila (Romania), studied Albanian Language and Literature in Tirana. From 1990, he was the Director of the National Library, and worked for the Romanian media. Since 2001, he has published the magazine of the Albanian Association in Romania Prietenul albanezului. As a translator, he is especially devoted to the works of Ismail Kadare. He has also translated Fahri Balliu, Teodor Laço, Ramiz Gjini, Ermir Nika and Stefan Çapaliku. He received the Romanian author association’s award in 2006 for his literary works, and in 2006 he received the “Silver Feather”. The association of Albanian-American authors recently awarded the “Golden Feather” to him, and the Albanian Minister of Culture, Xhaferri, declared him to be Romania’s ambassador of Albanian culture in 2010.

 

 

 

Translation

– Cronică în piatră (Kronike ne gur), a novel, Univers Publishing House, Bucharest, 1983;

– Cetatea (Keshtjella), a novel, Univers Publishing House, Bucharest, 1987;

– O capitală în noiembrie (Nentori i nje kryeqyteti), a novel, the Military Publishing House, Bucharest, 1989;

– Aprilie spulberat (Prilli i thyer), short stories, Univers Publishing House, Bucharest,1990;

– Monstrul. Dosarul H (Perbindeshi. Dosja H), short stories, Univers Publishing House, Bucharest,1999;

– Slujbaşul de la Palatul Viselor (Nepunesi i pallatit te endrrave), a novel, Junimea Publishing House, Iaşi, 2000;

– Generalul armatei moarte (Gjenerali i ushtise se vdekur), a novel, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2002;

– Florile îngheţate din martie (Lulet e ftohta te marsit), a novel, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2003;

– Piramida (Piramida), a novel, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2003;

– Aprilie spulberat (Prilli i thyer) proze (reeditare), a novel, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2004;

– Fiica lui Agamemnon. Succesorul (Vajza e Agamemnonit. Pasardhesi), two novels, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2004;

– Anul negru. Concurs de frumuseţe masculină (Viti i mbrapshte), two short stories, Polirom Publishing House, Iaşi, 2006;

– Palatul Viselor (Pallati i endrrave), a novel, re-edition, Humanitas Publishing House, Bucharest, 2007;

– Umbra (Hija), a novel, Humanitas Publishing House, Bucharest, 2008;

– Amurgul zeilor stepei (Muzgu i perendive te stepes), a novel, Humanitas Publishing House, Bucharest, 2009.

*  Mesagerii ploii (Kasnecet e shiut), roman, ed. Humanitas, 2010

* Accidentul (Aksidenti), roman, ed. Humanitas, 2011

* Generalul armatei moarte (Gjenerali i ushtrise se vdekur), roman (reeditare), ed. Polirom, 2011

* Cronică în piatră. Vremea nebuniei (Kronike ne gur. Ceshtje te marrezise) romane, ed. Humanitas, 2012

* Spiritus (Spiritus), roman, ed. Humanitas, 2012

* Cina blestemată (Darka e gabuar), roman, ed. Humanitas,  2013

* Umbra (Hija, re-edition), roman, ed. Humanitas, 2015

* Podul cu trei arce (Ura me tri harqe), roman, ed. Humanitas, 2015

* Viața, jocul și moartea lui Lul Mazrek, (Jeta, loja dhe vdekja e Lul Mazrekut), roman, ed. Univers, 2015

– Philip Lindsay, Regina Christina, a novel, Romhelion Publishing House, 1994;

– Teodor Laço, Anul tristeţii, a novel, Clio Publishing House, 1997;

– Ermir Nika, Nori reci, poems, Privirea Publishing House, 2008;

– Ramiz Gjini, Patria de zăpadă, short stories, Privirea Publishing House, 2009.

Contact  :   dobrescu_marius@yahoo.com