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Ljubinko Zivkovic

Freelance journalist/writer living in The Netherlands.

About Me

I've got my B.A. in journalism and mass communications from the University of Belgrade. During the studies and for a number of years afterward, I've written for a number of local pop culture and music publications. Moved to the diplomatic service of former Yugoslavia, and after stints in Washington DC and The Hague, left the service when the war began. Remaining in The Hague, I took on a series of research and journalism projects before I started working as a translator for the UN War Crimes Tribunal. Since mid-2015, I've been working as a freelance journalist/writer, writing primarily for online publications and concentrating again on culture and music, but also covering other subjects like general news and modern technology.

My Jazz Story

The first jazz record I had was Art Blakey & The Messengers - Kyoto

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