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Die Rolle Meiner Familie In Der Weltrevolution By Bora Ćosić,

  • Title: Die Rolle Meiner Familie In Der Weltrevolution
  • Author: Bora Ćosić
  • ISBN: 9783518399224
  • Page: 128
  • Format: None
  • Bora Cosic, who together with Danilo Kis and Mirko Kovac is known as one of the major Yugoslavian writers of his generation, has been a favorite of readers and critics in Eastern Europe since he published his first novel in the 1960s My Family s Role in the World Revolution was originally published in Yugoslavia in 1969 it enjoyed a successful run as a play, but the firmBora Cosic, who together with Danilo Kis and Mirko Kovac is known as one of the major Yugoslavian writers of his generation, has been a favorite of readers and critics in Eastern Europe since he published his first novel in the 1960s My Family s Role in the World Revolution was originally published in Yugoslavia in 1969 it enjoyed a successful run as a play, but the firm version was closed immediately and ultimately caused Cosic s publications to be banned in that country for over four years My Family s Role in the World Revolution takes place in Yugoslavia during and after World War II During the German occupation of Belgrade, family members an alarmist mother whose off the wall comments are always right on target, an eternally inebriated father, two young aunts who swoon over American movie stars, and a playboy uncle keep attempting to find any kind of work they can do at home Then, as the postwar Socialist society is being ushered into this Belgrade kitchen, the narrator, a naively wise schoolboy, becomes the slogan spouting ideological leader of the household, while the remaining members try and often fail miserably to take part in the great change With humor reminiscent of Bohumil Hrabal and experimentation reminiscent of James Joyce, Cosic exposes the underside of the Communist revolution, revealing its destructive effects chaos, bewilderment, and fear This volume also includes several of Cosic s short stories, as well as recent essays in which he denounces the most recent war that has left him without a homeland.
    Die Rolle Meiner Familie In Der Weltrevolution Bora Cosic who together with Danilo Kis and Mirko Kovac is known as one of the major Yugoslavian writers of his generation has been a favorite of readers and critics in Eastern Europe since he publi

    One thought on “Die Rolle Meiner Familie In Der Weltrevolution”

    1. Kratak i kondenzovan roman malog obima a opet uspeva da napravi presek kroz predratne, ratne i prve godine oslobodjenja od fasizma u Beogradu Pisano stilom koji je i dan danas brz a jezgrovit niz malih dojava u kratkim recenicama sa galerijom stalnih porodica i prolaznih likova Dosta izjava zvuci kao telegram, neke su kao zen koani, neke kao stihovi Pisac stvara gust i dramatican milje vrlo specifican Moguce je eventualno poredjenje sa Limenim Dobosem Gintera GrasaDobitnik NINove nagrade za 1969 [...]

    2. I picked this up out of the blue from the Strand and fell in love with it A truly original voice from the former Yugoslavia, with that dark sense of humor that we Slavs love so much It s worth a read, and he likes exclamation points than Elaine Benes.

    3. tata je ovu knjigu itao tri puta, sestra ju je itala dva puta, za mamu nisam sigurna koliko puta, a ja sam je po injala nekoliko puta ali ovih dana sam je do kraja pro itala.

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