Fana Kochovska-Tsvetkovikj Petra

Portrait of Fana Kochovska-Tsvetkovikj. Source: apla. mk/denes/item/2627-na-deneshen-den-pochina-fanakochovska- cvetkovikj-najmladiot-naroden-heroj-voporaneshna- jugoslavija

The village Lavtsi, the birthplace of Fani Kochovska, was a traditional village in the vicinity of the city of Bitola, many of whose residents worked abroad. The economic migrations of the locals, who worked in the western and transatlantic countries, brought back progressive ideas from the world’s latest movements. Soon after the birth of Fana,… Continue reading Fana Kochovska-Tsvetkovikj Petra

Elpida Karamandi-Bisera

Portrait of Elpida Karamandi. Source: www. elpidakaramandi.edu.mk

1.1.1920 – 3.5.1942

Editors-in-Chief and the printing house of the first Macedonian newsletter for women “Makedonka” – a body of the Anti-Fascist Front of Women (AFW)

Illegal partisan printing workshop “Gotse Delchev”, village Gorno Vranovtsi, Veles region. Source: mkd.mk

The newsletter “Makedonka” was a body of the Anti-Fascist Front of Women of Macedonia (AFWM) and was the first printed publication edited by women and dedicated to the problems of women in Macedonia during the Second World War and the post-war building of the country. The editor-in-chief of the newsletter was the activist and politician… Continue reading Editors-in-Chief and the printing house of the first Macedonian newsletter for women “Makedonka” – a body of the Anti-Fascist Front of Women (AFW)