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Sarajevo 28 May 1966 • Croatian novelist, poet and journalist
|Miljenko Jergovic was born in Sarajevo on May 28, 1966. A poet and journalist, he writes for the daily Oslobodjenje newspaper. Jergovic has established himself as a writer in both Bosnia and Croatia - he is one of the most widely read and translated writers of the younger generation in that region - and his stories and novels have|| been translated into more than 20 languages. Critics have praised his storytelling skills, his ability to create a compelling atmosphere, his lyricism and sentimentality, his immersion in history and his ability to incorporate tradition into contemporary prose.
Miljenko Jergovic has lived and worked in Zagreb since 1993.
|BOOKS BY MILJENKO JERGOVIC:|
Twenty-nine stories set in and around the besieged Bosnian capital during the 1991-95 Yugoslav war.
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