Death and the Dervish is a novel by Meša Selimović, published in The novel was made Death and the Original title, Derviš i smrt. Country. Derviš i smrt je najuspješniji roman bosanskohercegovačkog pisca Meše Selimovića. Roman je pisan u razdoblju od četiri godine () u piščevom . Dervis i smrt by Mesa Selimovic and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at

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I think the patience required to read a footnoted and glossary’d read won’t allow its subtleties and tremendous pleasures to spread widely among US English-speaking readers. Apr 01, Vit Babenco rated it it was srt.

Dec 28, Tko je tu lud? During the excavation of ancient Roman ruins, an old archaeology professor accidentally opens smft gate between our world and the world of the dead. Oct 04, Mona rated it it was amazing Shelves: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Death and the Dervish

It always seemed to me that the author writes his thoughts and makes them into sentences with such ease and fluency, and I read this text with awe even today, nearly ten years after reading it for the first time as a very silly girl. Da nije strahovao dfrvis osude, ne bi djelovao. Mula Jusuf Branko Plesa Dervis Ahmed Nurudin as Voja Miric. I would, personally, describe it as a combination of both The Trial and Crime and Punishment skrt Fyodor Dostoyevskybased on the fact that the protagonist has long conversations with himself, mostly on doubt and indecisiveness.


Maybe in ten years I’ll give it, me, another chance. Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina.

A young man grows up in Sarajevo in the s, under the shadow of his good, but ailing father, and gets attracted by the world of small-time criminals. Realan ili ne, prezirem ga svakom strunom svog, nadam se, zdravog razuma. This is basically what this book was like to me. It’s not an easy read and thank God for thatbut it’s great literature.

Sada, nekih 7 godina nakon drago mi je da sam ga ostavila za kasnije. Little does the hero know that the verdict has been reached in advance, and that there is no way out not only for his lost brother, but, rervis more so, for him. I want to find an english version of this book. Audible Download Audio Books. It is full of wisdom.

In this way I will come to see how I became what I am — this self that is a mystery even to me. The Dervish and Death The hero wants to pass his time in prayers and the passive contemplation of divinity and the world but to live is to take sides, and taking sides is dangerous… I do not yet know what will be written here.

Potapa me strah, kao voda. He is searching for a way to free his brother who is trapped in a tower because of some political offence he did. View all 3 comments. For the film, see Death and the Dervish film.


Took my breath away. All That Jack’s Vrhunski pisac, vrhunska knjiga. Citajuci pocetak i primjecujuci gotovo ludjacku opsjednutost grijehom koja je izvirala iz glevnog lika, sjetila sam se svih ljudi koji derivs mi knjigu preporucili ili pohvalili.

Derviš i smrt – Wikipedia

Worst are the honest ones, who need nothing, who have no smtt weaknesses, and know only about some higher law, which is almost incomprehensible to ordinary men. Tesko je sebe razocarati. Paperbackpages. Use the HTML below. Basically, it is a quest for Justice, but the quest is doomed to fail at its very beginning. Bosnia and Herzegovina culture Bosnia and Herzegovina literature Novels set in Yugoslavia Historical novels Dervish novels Novels set in the Ottoman Empire Novels adapted into films s novel stubs.

Death and the Dervish by Meša Selimović

Throughout his life, the atmosphere of the city, the relations with the judge and the mechanism of government, the image of Ottoman Empire at the beginning of the nineteenth century is being revealed.

His most famous works deal with Bosnia and Herzegovina and the culture of the Bosniak inhabitants of the Ottoman province of Bosnia.

I onda se zaplece u vlastite misli, jer, tesko je mrziti kukavice i biti jedna, tesko je prezirati nasilnike i takvim se pokazati.