In Herald Scotland Finnish writer Sofi Oksanen talks about the impact of the Drakulic’s novel As If I am Not There on her writing.
“Suddenly, for me, a woman’s body became a metaphor for an occupied country and the use of sexual violence, be it in Europe, Africa or the Middle East today,” she said.
Read the whole interview at http://www.heraldscotland.com/mobile/books-poetry/interviews/sofi-oksanen-chronicles-a-devastating-occupation.123911996
In La Repubblica from April 8th 2015, a comment by Italian philosopher and writer Michaela Marzano begins by quoting Drakulic’s novel “Marble skin”.
Read the whole article in Italian.