Cypress as a Place of Remembrance in a Novel

ČEMPRES KAO PROSTOR PAMĆENJA U ROMANU ŽENE. GLASOVI JASMINE MUSABEGOVIĆ
Cypress as a Place of Remembrance in a Novel "Žene. Glasovi" by Jasmina Musabegovic

Author(s): Lejla Žujo-Marić
Subject(s): Literary Texts
Published by: Fakultet humanističkih nauka, Univerzitet »Džemal Bijedić« u Mostaru
Keywords: Novel "Žene. Glasovi"; Cypress; Place; Remembrance; Wintessing

Summary/Abstract: A novel "Žene. Glasovi" written by Jasmina Musabegovic is placed in two different cities Mostar and Sarajevo. This work shows how cypress, a place used in this novel, can keep stories about history where story-tellers are victims of war. The cypress is perceived as the symbol of remembrance and pain.

  • Issue Year: 2011
  • Issue No: 06
  • Page Range: 157-162
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: Bosnian