Biljana Jovanovic in B O D Y

Written in 1980, Dogs and Others, by Serbian writer Biljana Jovanović and translated into English by John K. Cox, shows life in 1960’s socialist Belgrade through a very particular yet representative family. Madness, suicide and the first openly lesbian character in the country’s literature are just part of the bohemian milieu and experimental writing.

Read the novel’s opening chapter in this week’s Saturday European Fiction.

Read an essay on Biljana Jovanović by the translator.

Read more Saturday European Fiction.

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