Dr. Zlatan Colakovic Homerist, Philologist and Researcher

Dr. Zlatan Colakovic, homerist, philologist, and researcher of south slavic epics. Author of Three Eagles of the Tragic World, Dead Head Utters Words, and Epics of Avdo Medjedovic.

Bibliography:

(Newspaper articles, texts published only on the internet and texts in the critical editions of Colakovic's books are not listed; monographs are listed in bold)

Enver Colakovic's Manuscript Legacy, Rukopisna ostavstina Envera Colakovica, 

Kronika 20, Yugoslav Academy of Science and Arts, 1981, 113-141

Krleza's Correspondence with Marko Ristic, Krlezina korespondencija s Markom Risticem,

 Forum 10-12, Zagreb, 1982, 609-634

Anagnorisis I, Prophesy and its Fulfillment in Euripides' Tragedies, Prorocanstvo i prepoznavanje u Euripidovim tragedijama,

Latina et Graeca 21, Zagreb 1983, 19-58

Anagnorisis II, Aeschylus' Tragedies, Eshilove tragedije,

Latina et Graeca, Zagreb 1983, 19-59

Anagnorisis III, Sophocles' Tragedies, Sofoklove tragedije,

Latina et Graeca, Zagreb, 1985, 25-76

Panorama of Austrian Poetry, Panorama austrijske poezije,

Knjizevna Smotra, 54-55, Zagreb, 1984, 83-96

Albert Bates Lord, The Legacy of Milman Parry, Nasljede Milmana Parryja

(Latina et Graeca, Zagreb 1985, 3-16). The translation from English into Croatian based on Colakovic's interview w/ Albert Bates Lord.

The Three Eagles of the Tragic World, Tri orla tragickoga svijeta,

monograph, Cekade, Zagreb, 1989, 306 pages

Muslim Epics on Film, Muslimanska epika na filmu,

Iseljenicki Kalendar, Zagreb, 1991, 175-180

South Slavic Epics,

Cultures April/May, June/July 1992, February/March 1993, Kitchener-Waterloo-Guelph, Ontario, Canada

South Slavic Muslim Epics, Problems of Collecting, Editing and Publishing,

California Slavic Studies vol. XIV, Edited by Henrik Birnbaum and Thomas Eekman, Los Angles-Berkeley-Oxford, 1992

The Poetry of Murat-agha Kurtagic, Pjesnistvo Muratage Kurtagica,

Rozajski Zbornik 10, Rozaje, Montenegro, 2001, 111-118

Bosnian Traditional Epic Singing (Exclusive Interview), Bosnjacko tradicionalno epsko pjesnistvo,

Sabah 254, 2002, New York (also published in hard copy in the weekly Preporod, Sarajevo 2002, Bosnjacka Pismohrana no. 9-12, Zagreb, 2002, 69-79, and posted on web-sites http://www.kitabhana.net/, http://www.ferhadija.com/, http://www.bosnjaci.net/)

Ali-pasha will Ride over Bosnia..., Ali-pasa ce jezditi po Bosni... Interview,

Preporod, no.10, May 15 2003, 17-24 (also posted on http://www.kitabhana.net/, http://www.bosnjaci.net/)

A Dead Head Utters a Word, Mrtva glava jezik progovara, monograph,(Croatian/English);

Almanah: Podgorica, 2004, 670 pages, co-authored with Marina Rojc-Colakovic.

Milman, Nikola, Ilija i Avdo Mededovic,

"Almanah" br. 25-26, Podgorica, 2004.

Homer: Cor Huso ili Avdo, rapsod ili aed,

"Almanah" br. 27-28, Podgorica, 2004.

Bosnjacka epika je najslicnija starogrckoj (intervju s Veseljkom Koprivicom),

Monitor, 8. uul 2005, Podgorica, Montenegro (objavljeno i na internetu http://www.bosnjaci.net/, te u prijevodu na francuski)

Sandjak de Novi Pazar: a la decouverte de la poesie epique bosniaque

(traduit par Jasna Andjelic), Courrier des Balkans, 18 juillet 2005, Podgorica, Montenegro).

Zlatan Colakovic i Albert Bates Lord: Nasljede Milmana Parryja

(Almanah br. 31-32, Podgorica, 2005, p. 367)

Krleza je tvrdio da Legenda bolje prikazuje Bosnu od Andrica

(BH Dani br. 443, 9. 12. 2005, rbr. Polemike, Sarajevo)

Velikan bosnjacke epike

(Danas, 12. 1. 2006, rr. Reagovanja, Beograd)

The Epic Poems of Avdo Mededovic, A Critical Edition, Vol 1-2, Introduction by Robert L. Fowler, Epika Avda Mededovica, Kriticko izdanje,

Almanah, Podgorica, 2007, 1001 pages and illustrations.

Bosniac Epics, Proglems of Collecting Editing and Publishing,

Forum Bosnae 39, 323-362, (IFB, Sarajevo, 2007; Thematic issue: Unity and Plurality in Europe)

The Post-traditional Epics of Avdo Mededovic and Homer, Post-tradicionalna epika Avda Mededovica i Homera,

Latina et Graeca 10, 16-53 (Zagreb, 2007)

The Singer above Tales

(Seminari Romani 9-2, Rome, 2007)

In Memoriam Huseinu Basicu (1938-2007)

(Almanah br. 39-40, Podgorica, 2008).

The Singer above Tales: Homer, Mededovic and Traditional Epics, Pjevac iznad prica: Homer, Mededovic i tradicijska epika

(Almanah br. 41-42, Podgorica, 2008, pp. 9-45). Reprinted in Latina et Graeca 12 (Zagreb, 2008).