Mescheryakov S. Ivo Andrić: The Clarity Enigma, or a World without God”. To the 125th Anniversary of the Writer’s Birth
The article discusses epic traits in Ivo Andić’s historical novels “The Bridge on the Drina” and “Bosnian Chronicle”, as well as the writer’s singular view on the world and the human being. The article seeks to discover Andić’s world view in his story “The Damned Yard”. The writer’s tragic attitude to life is somewhat balanced by his belief in art and certain hopes for the future of human history.