Knjiga o Uni

Faruk Šehić

Publisher: Buybook

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnian
Fiction
2011

Mustafa Huzar, who is writing the Book of the Una, is bipolar: in him he combines the life of a former soldier and that of a relentless poet. Just when he manages to put the shattered fragments of his life back together, everything falls apart again. His recollections of a country that no longer exists, of the war and of the killing are “dirty and repulsive”. Compared to them, daily life is nothing but banal. Respite and a way out of the tangled labyrinth of his mind comes in the form of writing. So he returns to the shores of his childhood, the banks of the Una.

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    Translator:  Octavia Nedelcu
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