ROYAL COUPLE AT THE VUK AWARD CEREMONY IN THE CITY
Belgrade, 11 February 2009 – Their Royal Highnesses Crown
Prince Alexander II and Crown Princess Katherine attended today the ceremony
of the “Exceptional Vuk Award” in the City Assembly.
Speeches were delivered by Mr. Ljubivoje Rsumovic,
President of the Cultural Educational Community of Serbia and famous Serbian
writer, Mrs. Nadica Momirov, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and
Mrs. Olja Ivanjicki, distinguished Serbian painter and President of the
The Vuk award for 2008 was given to: Academy of Arts in
Belgrade, Mr. Dragoslav Pavle Aksentijevic, RTS crew of the show “forgotten
minds”, Mr. Djordje Malvrazic, publicist and journalist, Mother Fevronija
from Pec Patriarchy, Mr. Miroslav Buca Mirkovic, writer, Academic Dusan
Radic, composer, Mr. Slobodan Rakitic, author, Mr. Sava Stojkov, painter and
Mr. Miodrag Cupic, writer.
Beside Their Royal Highnesses the following were also
present at the event: His Eminence Metropolitan Amfilohije, HE Mr. Dante
Coelho de Lima, Brazilian Ambassador, as well as representatives of Serbian
cultural and public life.