Nowhere Man

Aleksandar Hemon


a local of Sarajevo, the place he spends his formative years attempting to develop into Bosnia’s solution to John Lennon, Jozef Pronek involves the us in 1992—just in time to monitor warfare get away in his nation, yet too early to be a real refugee. certainly, Jozef’s ordinary resolution to inquiries approximately his origins and ethnicity is, “I am complicated.”

And so he proves to be—not simply to himself, yet to the revolving sequence of shadowy yet insightful narrators who chart his growth from Sarajevo to Chicago; from a hilarious come upon with the 1st President Bush to a a little bit extra grave one with a seriously armed Serb whom he has been employed to serve with courtroom papers. relocating, disquieting, and exhilarating in its virtuosity, Nowhere Man is the kaleidoscopic portrait of a magnetic younger guy stranded in the USA by way of the warfare in Bosnia.

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