Nezim Frakulla
Nezim Frakulla (ca. 1680-1760), alternatively known as Nezim Berati or Ibrahim Nezimi, was the first major poet among the Bejtexhinj, popular poets in the Muslim tradition who wrote in Albanian but us...
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Nicola Chetta
Nicola Chetta, (Arbërisht: Nikollë Keta; 1740? – 1803) was an Arbëresh writer and priest. He was born in Contessa Entellina. He was educated at the Greek Orthodox seminary in Palermo. In 1777, K...
Giulio Variboba
Giulio Variboba (Arbërisht: Jul Variboba; 1725 – 1788) was an Arbëresh poet that gave an important contribution to the literature in the Albanian language.
Variboba was born in San Giorgio A...
Mario Bellizzi
Mario Bellizzi (born 1957), a poet of the Arbëresh-speaking minority of southern Italy, was born in San Basile in the province of Cosenza. His verse has appeared in various Arbëresh periodicals in sou...
Muhamet Kyçyku (Çami)
Muhamet Kyçyku (Çami) (9 July 1784 – 1844), born in Konispol, Ottoman Empire, is one of the most known Albanian bejtexhinjs and is considered as the first poet of the Albanian National Renaissance.
Ali Podrimja
Ali Podrimja (28 August 1942 – 21 July 2012) was an Albanian poet. He was born in Gjakova, at the time part of Italian-controlled Albania under Italy.After a difficult childhood due to the death of hi...
Giuseppe Serembe
Giuseppe Serembe (Arbërisht: Zef Serembe; 6 March 1844 – 1901) was an Arbëresh lyric poet. He has left some of the best poetic collections in Albanian language in the 19th century. The atmosphere of d...
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Bernardo Bilotta
Bernardo Bilotta (Arbërisht: Binard Bilota; November 29, 1843 – June 16, 1918) was an Italian priest, poet and folklorist of Arbëreshë descent.
Born in Frascineto to Emanuele Bilotta and Fra...
Domenico Bellizzi
Domenico Bellizzi (1918-1989), also known under the pseudonym of Vorea Ujko, is among the most popular and respected of the Arbëresh poets. Domenico Bellizzi was a modest priest from Frascineto in Cal...
Din Mehmeti
Din Mehmeti (1932 – 12 November 2010) was an Albanian poet from Kosovo. He was among the best-known classical representatives of contemporary verse in Kosovo.
He was born in 1932 in the village of...
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Jeton Kelmendi
Jeton Kelmendi (born 1978 in Peć, SFR Yugoslavia) is an Albanian journalist, poet, translator and political analyst.
Jeton Kelmendi continued his elementary school in his birthplace. Later continu...
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Esad Mekuli
Esad Mekuli (Montenegrin Cyrillic: Есад Мекули) (17 December 1916, Plav, Kingdom of Montenegro – 6 August 1993, Pristina, FR Yugoslavia) was an Albanian poet and scholar. He was the first presid...