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Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ajla Terzić

Ajla Terzić is a writer, translator, and journalist. She has received many awards for her writing, including a Central European Initiative Fellowship for Writers in Residence in 2012. In...

Karim Zaimoviç

Karim Zaimović (1971-95) was a comic strip artist and a writer for the weekly magazine BH Dani in Sarajevo. He was killed in Sarajevo in August 1995 by sniper fire, just a year after writing...

Saša Stanišiç

Saša Stanišić was born in Višegrad, Bosnia. In 1992, his family escaped the war and came to Germany. He has authored a novel, several audioplays, short stories, poems,...

Miljenko Jergovic

Miljenko Jergovic was born in Sarajevo in 1966. A poet and journalist, he writes for the daily Oslobodjenje newspaper. In addition to Sarajevo Marlboro, he has written another collection of...
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