Translations from, to and within South Eastern Europe


Šehić, Faruk


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Faruk Šehić, born in 1970 in Bihać, studied literature after the Bosnian war. He lives and works as a freelance writer in Sarajevo and publishes poetry, prose, essays, newspaper articles as well as literary and art reviews. He is regarded as one of the most talented young authors from the ex-Yugoslavian area. Some of his books, such as Hit depo, achieved cult status with readers and has had several new editions. Faruk Šehić has been translated into English, French, Italian, German, Hungarian, Dutch, Slovenian, Ukrainian, Polish and Macedonian.

Beginning of the lyric series tradukita poezio

28_tradukitaIn 2010, in cooperation with the publishing house Edition Korrespondenzen, TRADUKI initiated the poetry series tradukita poezio in order to present distinguished poets from Southeast Europe in their first translations to German. All books in the series are superbly translated and carefully edited bilingual editions.

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