Boris Pahor

Slovenian writer

Boris Pahor (born 26 August 1913) is a Slovenian writer. He is known for his Holocaust experience described in the novel Necropolis the novel has been translated twice into English. His first book was under the title Pilgrim Among the Shadows in 1995, and the second time under the title Necropolis in 2010.

Boris Pahor
Boris Pahor in 2015.
Boris Pahor in 2015.
Born (1913-08-26) August 26, 1913 (age 107)
Trieste, Austria-Hungary
(now Italy)
OccupationWriter, Publicist
LanguageSlovene
Alma materUniversity of Padua
Notable worksNecropolis
(As of 2013, it has been translated twice to English. It has also been translated into French, German, Catalan, Finnish, Italian, Serbian, Spanish, Dutch, Croatian, Portuguese, and Esperanto; original in Slovene.)
SpouseRadoslava Premrl (1921–2010)

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