|Date of birth||September 30, 1871|
|Date of death||October 26, 1950|
September 30, 1871 – Danica was born in Zagreb, fathered by actor and playwright Laza Telečki. He used to be a member of the Serbian National Theatre in Novi Sad and he translated approximately twenty plays into Serbian. Laza died when Danica was only nineteen months old. When she was eight, she was bereft of her mother as well, and her uncle took over the custody of her.
1877–1881 – She attended primary school in Zrenjanin and Velika Kikinda.
1881–1888 – Her uncle decided that she should pursue further education; she graduated from the Higher School for Women in Subotica, and the Higher School for Teachers in Sombor.
1888–1921 – At the age of seventeen she became a teacher in Kikinda, where she married Miloš Bandić, also a teacher.
1922 – After retiring, she moved to Belgrade with her husband.
1941 – Her husband dies.
October 26, 1950 – Danica dies in Belgrade.
|Place of birth||Zagreb|
|Place(s) of residence||Croatia and Serbia|
|Place of death||Beograd|
1892 – She began her literary work by publishing a short story "Silom u preparandiju" ("Forced to preschool") in the magazine Ženski svet (Women’s World), where she would later continue to publish her work.
1895 – Matica srpska awarded a prize to her piece of writing Emancipovana (The Emancipated Girl), a comical one act play.
1923 – She published her most distinguished story, "Tera baba kozliće" ("Granny Herds the Kids"), which was printed with illustrations by the famous painter Uroš Predić.
During her lifetime, she published approximately twenty anthologies of short stories and plays. Her first works aimed at an adult audience, but later she turned to writing children’s books. Some of her theatre works were played at the Serbian National Theatre. Productions of her plays for children include: Oproštaj Sneška Belića (The Snowman’s Farewell), Devojčica sa zlatnim rukama (The Girl with the Golden Hands), Vilinska priča (A Fairy story).
|Profession(s) and other activities||writer for children, playwright, fiction writer/novelist, and teacher/governess|
|Language(s) in which she wrote||Serbian|
|Financial aspects of her career||Stipend/allowance/pension and Salary|
Works by this author
- Ljubičice: darak dobroj deci od tetka Darinke i tetka Dane 1896
- Tetka Danina knjiga 1908
- Tera baba kozliće: čudnovati doživljaji Zvezdana Sveznana iz ravnog Banata 1923
- Šta lasta pripoveda 1924
- Začarani šegrt 1925
- Prva zapovest: čarobna igra u dve slike 1927
- Vilin dar: priča iz vremena starih 1927
- Puna kola priča 1927
- Monolozi 1928
- Tamo amo po prirodi 1928
- Dialozi 1928
- Doživljaj pastirčeta Jovana: dramska slika za decu 1930
- Priče iz zverinjaka 1930
- San i java: priče i bajke 1931
- Vilinska priča: čarobna igra; Šućkovo stradanje: šala u jednom činu 1932
- Od proleća do zime: priče i bajke o cveću, pticama i deci 1932
- Oproštaj Sneška Belića: čarobna igra u jednoj radnji 1934
- Pravi put: čarobna igra u jednom činu; Devojka sa zlatnim rukama: dramska bajka z dva dela i epilog 1934
- Vesela čitanka, Čarobna igra 1934
- Slike iz dečjeg carstva: male priče zgodne za čitanje i prikazivanje pri raznim školskim i domaćim svečanostima 1934
- Priče iz gradine 1935
Articles and other similar texts
- Srce 15. februar 1894.
- Na raskršću. 1892
- Silom u preparandiju 1892
- Zima 1. decembar 1894.
- - Da i ženske polažu profesorske ispite. 1894
- Emancipovana: šaljiva igra u 1 činu 1895
- Moj ideal 1896
- Sanjarije 1896
- Spram mesečine 1899
- Pod jesen 1899
- Jedna suza 1899
- Zima i proleće 1899
- Očev greh 1902
- Razlozi 1902
- Majkin poslednji Božić 1903
- Tema 1903
- Razgovor sa muzom : (Jedno ćeretanje) 1913
- Pisma Danice Bandić 2005
Reception during lifetime
- Proщanіe Sněgovika Sněguroviča : volšebnaя pЬeska vЪ 1-mЪ děйstvіi (1911)
- O ženskim knjigama (1913)
- Pripovedačice : Danica Bandićka (1913)
- Značenіe vыšivokЪ (1913)
- IzЪ pisЬma teosofa, bыvšago na Kongressě vЪ Stokgolmě (1913)
- Mečta (1914)
- Jedna dobra knjiga za decu (1923)
- Naša žena u književnom stvaranju (1941)
Reception after death
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