MILKWEED ED: October 2016
Built around the events of the Soviet Budapest Offensive at the end of World War II and its long shadow, the stories in Siege 13
are full of wit, irony, and dark humor. In a series of linked stories that alternate between the siege itself and a contemporary community of Hungarian migr s who find refuge in the West, Dobozy utilizes a touch of deadpan humor and a deep sense of humanity to extoll the horrors and absurdity of ordinary people caught in the crosshairs of brutal conflict and its silent aftermath.
Observing the uses and mis-uses of history, and their effect on individuals ... View More...