Igor Stanojoski is a North Macedonian linguist and novelist. He was born in Copenhagen but was brought up in North Macedonia, where he studied Macedonian Language and General and Comparative Literature. In 2009, he obtained his PhD from the University of Silesia. He spent several years abroad, working at universities in Lviv (Ukraine), Katowice (Poland), and Brno (Czech Republic). He currently lives and works in Skopje. As a writer he has published several novels.