Proslava by Damir Karakaš is paublished in Italian this October!
North American English language rights have been acquired by Two Lines Press!
Karakaš’s style is sensuous and direct; his concerns are political as well as aesthetic.
Proslava has been described as:
“A book of the year for many Croatian critics, it is one that cries out for translation into other languages.” JONATHAN BOUSFIELD, Satellite Review
“Celebration is a masterpiece of Karakaš’s work to date, an event in Croatian modern literature.” Vijenac
“A novel of profound meaning and essential literary beauty.” Večernji list
“A dark intoxicating reading by a literary wizard.” Novi list
“The reader’s hair will frequently stand on end from pure aesthetic sensation.” Miljenko Jergović
ITALIAN TRANSLATION AND A LONG ENGLISH LANGUAGE SAMPLE ARE AVAILABLE