Sofija Stefanovic - Miss Ex-Yugoslavia - on what it means to belong to a country that no longer exists

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Thu 17 May 2018

13 mins

Sofija Stephanovic is an Australian living in New York, but she was born in socialist Belgrade, then part of Yugoslavia. Her memoir Miss Ex-Yugoslavia explores what it’s like to grow up as an outsider. She explains what it’s like to bring up her son with some understanding of her former, non-existent homeland.

For more on Miss Ex-Yugoslavia check out the Penguin website.

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