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Saša Stanišiç

Portrait of author Saša Stanišić
Photo Credit: Katja Sämann

Saša Stanišiç

Saša Stanišić is the author of six books, including Where You Come From (Tin House), which won the 2019 German Book Prize. His works have been translated into more than thirty languages.

Articles by Saša Stanišiç

Little Check Marks on Our Names
By Saša Stanišiç
Winner of the German Book Prize, Saša Stanišić's Where You Come From will be out from Tin House next week. Translated by Damion Searls, this autofictional work explores…
Translated by Damion Searls
Three Myths of Immigrant Writing: A View from Germany
By Saša Stanišiç
Migrant, immigrant, intercultural or multicultural literature today (in Germany and elsewhere) is considered a category of literature by authors who write from a perspective refracted by at least two…
Translated from German by Saša Stanišiç
from “How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone”
By Saša Stanišiç
The promise a dam must keep, what the most beautiful language in the world sounds like, and how often a heart must beat to beat shameFrancesco rented a room from old Mirela and moved in opposite, and…
Translated from German by Anthea Bell
A Classical Education
By Saša Stanišiç
And Mister Mozart didn't fasten his seatbelt either, the little monster tattled.
Translated from German by Saša Stanišiç & Janet Hendrickson