Sefik Daupovic - Fiko
Sefik Daupovic Fiko was born in Sarajevo. He is a graduate of the Sarajevo University Faculty of Pedagogy – the Language and Literature Department.
He has published books of poetry including Vecer na veceru pada (Nightfall at Dinner Table), Nobel nije kod kuće (Nobel is not at Home) and Vjetar prodaje novine (Wind is Selling Newspapers, a children's book), a book of short stories Priče sa Slonovog Jezera (Stories from Elephant Lake) and the picture book Mali Ekser (The Little Nail).
He is the recipient of various awards for literature, and is present in various anthologies and selections, as well as primary school text books. His works have been translated into several languages.
Daupović's poems and stories have been published in renowned magazines for culture,
literature and art in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and in the region.
Apart from poetry and short stories, he also writes dramas, children's plays, humorous contemporary works and aphorisms.
He is a member of the Writers Society of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and currently lives and works in Sarajevo.
by Sefik Daupovic - Fiko
Sefik Daupovic - Fiko, the author of ELEPHANT LAKE,
this collection of ten stories for children, has visited many unusual places, including Drum Town, where parents play the drums whenever they want to discipline their offspring. He has also observed an elephant working as an elevator and been in a town whose inhabitants do nothing but play marbles.
Illustrations: Rifat Sahman
Sefik Daupovic - Fiko's tag cloud