Joanis Arvanitas / Jovan Nikolaidis
A writer, publisher, journalist, persistent in the affirmation of Montenegrin multiculturalism. He sees the Balkans as a zone of tolerance and peaceful co-existence. He’s the founder of the first newspaper in the Albanian language in Montenegro – Kronika. He’s the founder and long-serving editor of the magazine for culture PLIMAplus. He’s also the founder of the branch of Matica crnogorska in Ulcinj. He’s a member of the Montenegrin Association of Independent Writers (CDNK). Some of his published works: Valdinos 33, a novel; Ulcinjska pisma, essays; Crnogorska krivica, political essays, Valdinos, stories. Čapuri, poems, Budim se sa tuđinom u sebi, poems; Montenegro i/ili Crna Gora, essays; Monahos, essay; Raznosači kostiju, essays; Kosa mu je blistala, modra, svilenkasta, stories.
Published by Partizanska knjiga: Starac u zalivu.