Grandma Non-Oui

Lidija Dimkovska

Translated by Christina E. Kramer

Istros Books



ISBN: 9781912545407


Publication date: 1 September 2024



Grandma Non-Oui is a novel about borders – between generations, countries and timelines. It takes place in Dalmatia and in Sicily over several decades from the rise of fasicism in the thirties, to its defeat in WWII, and the rise of neo-fascism in the current century.

Lidija Dimkovska is the recipient of numerous awards, including the 2013 European Union Prize for Literature for A Spare Life. She is also the author of the poetry collection pH Neutral History (Copper Canyon Press, 2012), which was a finalist for the 2013 Best Translated Book Award, and Do Not Awaken Them With Hammers (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2006). She lives in Ljubljana, Slovenia.