Edo Popović

Born 1957 in Livno, Bosnia. Moved to Zagreb in 1968. Co-Founder of literary magazine Quorum and of the Festival of Alternative Literature (FAK). His debut novel Ponocni boogie (1987) became a generation´s cult book. 1991-1995 Croatia´s most noted war reporter. In Germany, Edo Popovic´s novels have been published by Voland & Quist. “War is not the key for understanding my prose. There is no universal key. Each book is unique, as any human being, any squirrel, any sip of tea. Literature stirs from life – from places you have lived, jobs you have done, books you have read.”


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