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  • Eat & Talk # 1: GreeceSaturday, May 30, from 2 p.m.KROKODIL CenterKaradjordjeva 43Free entrance with mandatory reservation – number of seats limited to 15. Join us on Saturday, May 30 at 2pm...

  • The first open educational program in translation from the Italian language within the CELA project will be held on Friday, May 29, starting at 2 pm at the KROKODIL Center for Contemporary Literature....

  • Slovenian author Davorin Lenko is the 94th guest of KROKODIL’s Writer-in-residence. Davorin is one of the participants of the Ulysses’ Shelter project aimed at emerging writers and translators from Cr...

  • Croatian translator and author Maja Ručević is the 93rd guest of KROKODIL’s Writer-in-residence. Maja is one of the participants of the Ulysses’ Shelter project aimed at emerging writers and translato...

  • In December last year an open call was launched for the participants of the Reading Balkans 2020 project. The Residency is pre arranged by Reading Balkans project in cooperation with the Publishing Ho...

  • The Residency is pre arranged by Reading Balkans project in cooperation with the Publishing House Goga (Slo), Goten Publishing (MK), Krokodil (Srb), Udruga Kurs (Cro), Poeteka (Alb), Qendra Multimedia...


Literary events


Realized programs at the Krokodils center


Literary festivals


Literary festivals for children

Important awards

Association KROKODIL has been awarded by the City of Belgrade with an important award “Stars of Belgrade” for 2012 and prestigious European Communication Award in the category NGO/Association for 2016.

krokodilov centar


KROKODIL Center for Contemporary Literature in Belgrade at street Karađorđeva 43.



Udruženje KROKODIL se jedinstvenošću, inovativnošću ali pre svega napornim i predanim radom svog tima, našlo i na evropskoj književnoj sceni kao organizator ili koorganizator značajnih književnih programa.



Udruženje KROKODIL 2012. godine osniva prvi kontinuirani rezidencijalni program za pisce u Srbiji – KROKODILOVU kuću za pisce u kojoj od tad na stipendiranim mesečnim boravcima redovno žive i stvaraju autori iz mnogih regionalnih, evropskih a sve više i svetskih zemalja.



Udruženje KROKODIL je posebno usmereno i na programe od izuzetne društvene važnosti, realizujući u saradnji sa lokalnim i međunarodnim partnerima.


and nourish the following values:

Honesty and integrity

imply openness, prudeness trust and sincerness in all our business relations.


we share our ideas, information, plans and aims publicly and openly.

Personal responsibility

we perceive each other as equal. We recognize and value the skills of each individual.

Strong relations with contributors and partners

our aim is to understand not only people, but their work as well, and to develop long-term relationships based on mutual respect and trust.

Uzajamna podrska

imamo visoko razvijene etičke principe u pogledu razmene informacija i uzajamnih konsultacija.

Freedom of expression


Competence and knowledge

Innovative approach






KROKODIL has during the years gained a wide network of partners on the local and international level. These range from governmental institutions, organizations from nongovernmental sector as well as foreign institutes and organizations. This network offers a large array of options and thorough visibility of all our actions among the local stakeholders. This also guarantees instant credibility of all our projects.