Translating Tales of Bosnia: Faruk Šehić’s ‘Quiet Flows the Una’

Bosnia. Not the first place that one associates with literary guile. A country that has settled into the mists of recent history for many, its name is evocative of some of the most harrowing images of the end of the 20th century. Yet from suffering come stories that demand to be shared, and a pioneering publishing house is committed to translating the literary cream of the Balkan crop. Faruk Sehic’s Quiet Flows the Una was met with acclaim throughout the region, and now is available in English translation for the first time. TT was at the book launch to find out more.

TT Features: Michael McLeod, Founder of UniGreenScheme – Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur Finalist

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Michael McLeod is the founder of UniGreenScheme, a pioneering business that aims to shake up the systematic wastages of valuable equipment within the university sector. He recently made it to the finals of the prestigious Shell LiveWIRE Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Our CEO Jurga Žilinskienė has close links with the association, having been a winner near the beginning of her career, and in a judgign capacity more recently. We interviewed Michael to talk about his hopes for the future, and to get his thoughts on sustainability-focused entrepreneurship in the UK today.