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The Diary of A Political Idiot

Jasmina Tesanovic

‘I tremble, my feet tremble while I am asleep. Why do my legs tremble as if an electric current is passing through them?‘

Jasmina Tesanovic

Jasmina Tesanovic is a writer, film-maker and co-founder of the first women's publishing house in Serbia, ‘94’. Her stories have been translated into Italian, Hungarian, Austrian and English. ‘The Diary of a Political Idiot’ (Granta 67) is an edited extract from her book Normality: A Moral Opera by a Political Idiot, published by Cleis Press in the US.

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