About the Author
Borislav Peki (1930 1993) was born in Montenegro, Yugoslavia. In 1948 he was accused of organizing a student conspiracy against the state and sentenced to fifteen years of hard labor. He was pardoned in 1954. Ten years later he won a major Yugoslav literary prize for The Time of Miracles. One of Yugoslavia s most acclaimed writers, he lived in England from 1971 until his death. Bojan Mi i holds an M.A. in comparative literature from San Diego State University. "