Q and A with Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro, authors of ‘The Bosnia List’ | The Miami Herald The Miami Herald

February 13, 2015 6:09 PM

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Q and A with Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro, authors of ‘The Bosnia List’ | The Miami Herald The Miami Herald

Kenan Trebincevic was holding a grudge. Then again, he has reason to. In 1992 he was a happy, karate-loving 11-year-old when his Bosnian town segregated overnight in the Yugoslavian war, which ultimately killed 300,000 of his people.

His powerful memoir, The Bosnia List: A Memoir of War, Exile, and Return (Penguin, $16) chronicles how he confronted his past after emigrating safely to the United States, returning to Bosnia two decades later as a 30-year-old physical therapist and proud American citizen. He reconstructs what happe...

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