Draga Jovanović

Name Draga Jovanović
Spouse and other names Jovanović
Date of birth Birth year approximately 1885
Date of death 1975
Country Serbia
Language Serbian

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Nationality srpska
Education University education

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A Serbian writer who graduated at the University of Geneva in 1911, majoring in literature. There she also won the first prize for the psychological-dramatic poem Noć u Veneciji (1909). In the first half of the twentieth century Draga Jovanović published the novels Bez imena (1931), Verin slučaj (1963), collections of short stories Mučenice i grešnice (1937), Mozaik stvarnosti I snova (1965), a short story Majka (1961), a collection of poems San letnje noći (1933) and a drama Jesenja noć – zimska noć (1966). In her work she explored the problems of motherhood, nonmarital pregnancy in a traditional society, love, illness and death.

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