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Nikolina Kulidžan

Nikolina Kulidžan considers herself an extroverted introvert, a feminine tomboy, and an aggressive pacifist. She lives in Monterey, California, where she is working on her first novel.

— From September 2010
Essays, Memoirs, and True Stories

Across The River

Before the war you actually had to ask people’s names to know who they were. Now you can just observe what side of the river they live on. On the east side are the Bosniaks — Muslim citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina. On the west are Croats, Catholic by faith. The two groups split my hometown of Mostar down the middle like an overripe pomegranate.

September 2010
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