Miljenko Jergovic

is an award winning Croatian writer whose books have been translated into many languages including English, French, Italian, Polish and German. He was born 1966 in Sarajevo and currently lives and works in Zagreb, Croatia.


Cover for: Is Europe losing the Balkans?

Across the Balkans, the process of de-Europeanization is all-embracing and radical. Miljenko Jergović warns of a new bout of conflict and urges Europe to re-engage.

The presidents and prime ministers of Balkan countries have convinced Europe that they represent the only guarantee that the Balkans will not descend back into war. It is through this kind of counterfeit politics that Croatia has arrived at the threshold of the European Union.

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