Ivan Cankar Biography and Poems
Ivan Cankar Biography and Poems. This is biographical information on Ivan Cankar, one of the best poets of all time. This biography page also provides a link to poems written by Cankar, as well as, a video biography...if available.
Ivan Cankar ( pronunciation (help·info)) (10 May 1876 – 11 December 1918) was a Slovene writer, playwright, essayist, poet and political activist. Together with Oton Župancic, Dragotin Kette and Josip Murn, he is considered as the beginner of modernism in Slovene literature. He is regarded as the greatest writer in the Slovene language, and has sometimes been compared to Franz Kafka and James Joyce.. Slovene writer playwright essayist poet and political activist
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