Semezdin Mehmedinović

Functions of the Heart


This pocket-sized paperback was one of the twenty-four titles published for 2017 Hong Kong International Poetry Nights. The theme of IPNHK 2017 was "Ancient Enmity". IPNHK is one of the most influential international poetry events in Asia. From 22–26 November 2017, over 20 invited poets from various countries were in Hong Kong to read their works based on the theme "Ancient Enmity". Included in the anthology and box set, these unique works are presented with Chinese and English translations in bilingual or trilingual formats.

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Semezdin Mehmedinović was born in Tuzla, Bosnia in 1960, and was educated at the University of Sarajevo. In 1994, with five other Bosnian writers, he received the Hellman-Hammet Award from PEN for persistence in preserving democracy in the midst of war. Mehmedinović arrived in the United States as a political refugee in 1996. His books include Sarajevo Blues (1992), Nine Alexandrias (2002), Soviet Computer (2011), Self-portrait With a Messenger Bag (2012) and Me'med, red bandana and snowflake (2017). He currently lives in Arlington, VA.

Preis: CHF 8.90
Sprache: Englisch, BKMS, Chinesisch
Art: Broschiertes Buch
Erschienen: 2017
Verlag: Chinese University Press
ISBN: 978-988-237-043-2
Masse: 104 S.