Ardian-Christian Kyçyku / Kuciuk - Curriculum Vitae in English

Ardian Kycyku - Pen names: Ardian-Christian Kyçyku / Kuciuk, writer of Albanian and Romanian expression, essayist, editor and translator born on the 23rd of August 1969, Pogradec, Albania.
Bachelor of Arts at the Tirana University (Albania), Faculty of History and Philology (1991 Diploma’s work: ”Stefan Zweig and Sigmund Freud – communions and differences”); Doctor in Comparative and Universal Literature at the Bucharest University - "Directions in European Modernism and their Echo in the Interwar Period of Albanian Literature"; Doctor-ship at the Faculty of Theology at the Bucharest University - "The Relationship Between God and Cosmos in the Monotheistic Religions" (in progress);

Since 2014 – University Professor (Universal Theater, Balkan Literature, Imagology and Intercultural communication)
* 2012 - 2019 – Rector of the Romanian University of Science and Art “Gheorghe Cristea” in Bucharest
Since 2013 – Co-founder and Executive President of European Academy of Performing Arts
* 2008-2012 – Dean of Faculty of Arts and Science, Romanian University of Science and Arts ”Gheorghe Cristea”, Bucharest
2006-2010 – Director of Haemus Librarium Publishing House, Bucharest
2002-2006 – Vice-dean, Faculty of Communication Sciences and Journalism, University ”Andrei Șaguna”, Constanța
* 2002-2004 – Generaly Secretar of Comission for Culture, Cults and Mass-media, National Minorities, Romania
Since 1998 – Co-founder and co-director of bilingual European magazine for culture and traditions "Haemus", which first appeared in Bucharest in 1998 and now has an archive of over 7.500 pages with fragments from the work of over 350 writers, thinkers and European intellectuals; also, Haemus dedicated special editions to the Greek, Turkish, Italian, Chinese, Swiss, Jewish and other cultures and civilizations and to the Albanian and Romanian exile.
* Editor-en-Chief of “ComunIQue” and “9 May – Europa’s Day” magazines.

* He is Full member of the Writers Union of Romania (since 1998), full member of the Writers League of Albania (since 1998), full member of Académie Européenne des Arts, and a Correspondent member of Central European Academy of Science and Art (2000).
Member of the Writers Association in Bucharest (since 2002), founding member of the Albanian Cultural Association “Haemus” (since 2006).
Director of Haemus Institute – Balcanic Studies (since 2018)

Awards and Honnors:
National Literary Prize of Albania "Silver Quill” for "Pearl/s" (selected prose), Tirana, 2013
Honorary Citizen of Pogradec, Pogradec, 2014
Kult Academy Prize "The best book / The best author", Tirana, 2015
Prize II „Katarina Josip” for Albanian Original Drama, Prishtina 2016
Grand Prix at Très Court International Film Festival, Romanian selection, Cluj-Napoka, 2017
Kult Academy Prize "The best book / The best author", Tirana, 2018
The Ambassador of the Nation – Albanian Government, Tirana, 2019

Bibliography

B o o k s written and published in Albanian

In the stone’s empire, novel, Tirana 1993
The Dead Folk, novel, Prishtina 1998
Night After Year Zero, novel, Prishtina 1999
Muse of the Game, trilogy, Bucharest 1999
The Translation or the Life of a Slave that does not Swear He Can See, novel, Bucharest 1999
Rivers of Sahara, novel, Tirana 2000, Bucharest 2010, Prishtina 2017
The Appetite for Heaven Bread, novel, Tirana 2000
Diva or Flowers Devorator, novel, Elbasan 2000
Useless Angels, novel, Prishtina 2002
The Crystal and the hyenas, novel, Prishtina 2002, Bucharest 2015
Eyes, novel, Bucharest 2004, Prishtina 2005, Tirana 2008
The conquest of Crazystan, prosa, Prishtina 2004
Instead of Eternity, theatre, Prishtina 2007
Home, novel, Prishtina / Berlin 2014
Kiss Me You, Skeleton, Bucharest 2007
The viceBook, theatre, Bucharest 2007
The Neutral Blood, theatre, Bucharest 2008
Father, novel, Bucharest 2008, Tirana 2017
Your Excellency, theatre, Prishtina 2009
A world away, theatre, Bucharest 2012
Pearl/s, selected prose, Pogradec 2012
Unseen stories, prose, Prishtina / Bucharest 2013
Ki$land – a novel with childhood, Tirana 2014
Like, theatre, Bucharest 2016, Prishtina 2017
Trialogue, interdisciplinary essay(s), Bucharest 2016
Incógnito [Fragments from life of guards and vice versa], novel, Tirana 2016
The Threshold or Death writes with two hands, novel, Bucharest 2019

B o o k s written and published in Romanian

The year in which the Swan was Invented, novel, Bucharest 1997
The Sweet Secret of Craziness, 33 proses + 22 original graphics, Bucharest 1998
A Glorious and Dying Tribe - The Saga of a Forgotten, Bucharest 1998
Love at the Last Sight, prose and theatre, Bucharest 2000
Epigone God, monography, Timișoara – Bratislava, 2000
Trilogy, anthologycal volume, Bucharest 2002
An alphabet of Albanian poetry (anthology, 101 Albanian poets in Romanian), Bucharest 2003
Time of the Substitutes, interview, Bucharest 2003
Siege – a novel with a few quotation marks, Bucharest 2004, 2007
Ex – novel with love & conspiracy, Bucharest 2008, 2010
Introduction into Semiotics, - university lectures, Constanța 2005
The Signs and the Citadel - university lectures, Bucharest 2007
Empatycon or The Book of Untimely Life, novel, Bucharest 2008
Space for a single doll, - an movie to be narrated / a story to be filmed, Bucharest 2008
Sky in an envelope, - an movie to be narrated / a story to be filmed, Bucharest 2010
Casting or the Curtain doesn't separate anything anymore, theatre, Bucharest 2011
My last Million, an antology and a spectacle, 2013
Comunicare in-humanum est, studies, Bucharest 2014
Outism and Insomnia, studies, Bucharest 2014
The Epocalypse, novel, Bucharest 2014

Scenarios of long, medium and short films 

The Supplement - The Movie of a Return / The Return of a Movie (al)
The Rhyme (al)
A Guide (ro)
Relationshop (ro) – film / ballet spectacle
Sticking (ro)
Crescendo, ma non troppo (ro)
Tubim (rrëfilm – al.)
Mimesis (ro)


A bridge
Lines
The Seat
Barlove
A lesson
the Point
Librorum
Umbra ex machine
Dearection
Tubim (rrëfilm – al.) / Assembly (rrëfilm is a word invented by the author has at the same time the meaning of storytelling, confession, and film

Contact:
e-mail: ardkyc@gmail.com

www.arkycyku.info
www.kuciuk.blogspot.ro 
www.revistahaemus.blogspot.ro 
www.sken-ar.blogspot.ro   

Details (in Romanian)