Bora Babić, director of the publishing house Akademska knjiga from Novi Sad, was awarded The Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (‘Order of Arts and Letters’) for her enormous contribution to the discovery and publication of translations of francophone authors.
Ambassador of France to Serbia H.E. Pierre Cochard, presented the award to Ms Babić. Thanking for the recognition, Bora Babić said:
“I am extremely honoured that the Ministry of Culture of the French Republic recognised my work on connecting French and Serbian cultures and my role in promoting French writers and theoreticians in Serbia and awarded me with this high recognition.”