Abzeichen aus Fleisch

Faruk Šehić

Publisher: Edition Korrespondenzen

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnian
Poetry
2011

In Šehić’s look at everyday life the anger and helplessness of a generation overrun by war are reflected in depth. His poems also tell, however, of the post-war period in Sarajevo, what psychologists call “post-traumatic stress syndrome”, and leering at the promises of the West and its high-gloss heroes: Captain Picard, Oprah Winfrey and Superman.

The bilingual selection of poems Abzeichen aus Fleisch [Emblems of Flesh] by Faruk Šehić has been published in the poetry series tradukita poezio by Edition Korrespondenzen, Vienna.

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  • Abzeichen aus Fleisch

    Publisher:  Edition Korrespondenzen
    Translator:  Hana Stojić
    Country:  Austria
    Language:  German
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