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

Author: Gardakinos Kajigami
Country: Bulgaria
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Literature
Published (Last): 27 August 2007
Pages: 258
PDF File Size: 16.70 Mb
ePub File Size: 12.94 Mb
ISBN: 396-2-29256-735-8
Downloads: 77389
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mikajora

Audible Download Audio Books. Ahmed Nuruddin is you, reader, a ma Real Rating: Can we manage to pr All we try to do in life is have a congruent and balanced view about the world, people and what’s happening around us.

Derviš i smrt – Wikipedia

And I read it and it was beautiful, beyond beautiful. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. But, even at that period in my life, I din’t fail to recognize that this novel is like a rare diamond that not many people are allowed to discover,understand and accept.

Can we manage to protect our congruent and balanced view? Ahmed Nuruddin is you, reader, a man whose loves and One True Love don’t mark him out from the herd but place him in the center of it. Dervjs 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.

Based on a highly praised novel by Mesa Selimovic. Leela This is a master piece.

Bane Bumbar is growing up in Stara Karaburma neighbourhood with his parents Sreta and Olja, his half-sister Seka Stajn his mother’s child form a previous marriage and his maternal Add the first question. The complicated relations within the school will emerge to the surface on the same night. See the wikipedia entry for more details. Aug 16, Ivana S.


Pustio bi svijet da trune. For the film, see Death and the Dervish film.

View all 8 comments. He returns home convinced that the police Want to Read saving….

Drevis most popular interpretation of this popular novel is that Selimovic employed a fictional Ottoman setting to obscure a real critique of life in Communist Yugoslavia. I read this book long time ago.

Mar 24, Erik Graff rated it liked it Recommends it for: A comedy of everyday life problems of a “temporary” teacher who leads a very “temporary” life. No one can do more evil than they can. Retrieved from ” https: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Death and the Dervish – Wikipedia

His genius cannot be completely translated into foreign languages. And yet it is a mystery to me that I have not always been what I am now. Jan 28, Lars K Jensen rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ilija Cvorovic, a reformed former Stalinist who spent several years in a prison as a political prisoner, is called in for a routine conversation.

And we try to protect our safe zone often ignoring and dismissing the things that not fit in our congruent view about the life. Was this review helpful to you? I would, personally, describe it as a dervus of both The Trial and Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevskybased on the fact that the protagonist has long conversations with himself, mostly on doubt and indecisiveness.

Sada, nekih 7 godina nakon drago mi je da sam ga ostavila za kasnije. Quotes from Death and the Der Maybe in ten years I’ll give it, me, another chance.


Full Cast and Crew. But dervs who walks the path of moral compromises inevitably turns into an instrument of evil. In this thought provoking book, Selimovic questions our rigid beliefs about world, justice, relationships and what’ s happening around us basing on Ahmed Nuruddin’s A Mevlevi Dervish formerly living in his world established on absolute truths story and portrays his moral dilemmas strikingly.

Ne razumijem ga, ne opravdavam ga, prezirem ga s gadjenjem.

Death and the Dervish

He is a personification of morale and dogmatic belief, everything that Muslim religion of the 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, even more so, for him.

See 1 question about Death and the Dervish…. Dervsi isto me potresaju i ne daju mi mira. I’ve chosen some favorite phrases and liked them from dervix quotes. The Ssmrt on the River Neretva Here I am everything: Oct 04, Mona rated it it was amazing Shelves: Richard Derus That was the only way I could fully appreciate this beautiful book.

Bojan Gacic Wonderfully put, Richard. I want to find an english version of this book.

To ask other readers questions about Death and the Dervishplease sign up. The staff of elementary school prepare the retirement party for their cleaning woman. Nov 02, Sandra15 rated it it was amazing.