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Petar Andonovski won the 2020 EU Prize for Literature for North Macedonia with Страв од варвари. Born in 1987 in Kumanovo, he is an awarded prose writer and poet. He also works for the publishing house Polica. Fear of Barbarians is his third novel. A Summer without you, his upcoming fourth novel, is set to be one of the first queer novel in North Macedonia.