17/06/2017, 17:00 - 18:00
Location: Park fra Grge Martića
Organization: Booksa & Udruga Kulturtreger
Author: Iva Ušćumlić
The novel ‘Omara’ (Durieux, 2017) by Iva Ušćumlić creates the atmosphere of a hot summer in Zagreb when a woman disappears and her friends are family are thrust into chaos. The novel takes place in several summer months, but actually stretches out over thirty years, building a perfect story mosaic.
Iva Ušćumlić is the author of the critically acclaimed debut novel ‘Ghosts’. She was born in 1977 in Zagreb, where she started her career as a journalist. Today, she creates various content, each adapted to its medium, from copywriting in the marketing industry, to writing books and essays, mini-stories, and creative tips on social networks. The sharp and funny form of these tips make her one of the most influential personalities in the region’s cyberspace.