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Povijesni minimalizam u putopisima Zulfikara Zuke Džumhura
Historical minimalism in travelogues of Zulfikar Zuko Džumhur

Author(s): Salih Jalimam
Subject(s): Cultural history, Local History / Microhistory, Bosnian Literature, Cultural Anthropology / Ethnology
Published by: Fakultet humanističkih nauka, Univerzitet »Džemal Bijedić« u Mostaru
Keywords: microhistory; historiography; historian; memory; historical narration; historical method and interpretation; long duration;
Summary/Abstract: In this article, the author analyzes the development of historiography in the past thirty years. She stresses her opposition to the predominant influence of ideology, and at the same time she questions the new directions and viewpoints in historical research and professional historiography. She draws attention to the appearance of a lack of certainty among historians as a consequence of polemics and the effect of postmodern points of view. Her conclusion is that despite these developments, new approaches can produce valuable scholarly results and justifies historical research. Ambiguous in the intermediate communication intertextual creativity Zuke Džumhur defined in specific trend travelogue minimalism where he created an attractive and very distinctive style of travel writing . His travelogue a crystal are close to his daily habits in communications with the man , the work place and in which resides. Džumhur skillfully , with certain historical constants writes about what he saw then what is heard , and only after that what is felt and eventually what he meant. Džumhur travelogue records are scientific / geographic- historical- ethnographic/, often šehren - giz / travelogue/, but the pilgrimage, chronicles, sometimes memoirs. Presentation: Historical minimalism in travel Zulfikara-Zuke Džumhura, a basic guideline that, in addition it is a great itineraries true literary creations, indicate that there is, in fact, preserves the incentive and the historic core of minimalism, interesting connective tissue that connects the past, literary observation but it upgraded and surpassing long duration of history. This combination of minimalism and historical travelogue Džumhur “hodoljublja“ through unforced communication and distinctive gift to the limit extends the possibility that the Džumhur travelogue videos covering travel, walk and recognize the past tense.

  • Page Range: 385-399
  • Page Count: 15
  • Publication Year: 2015
  • Language: Bosnian