Predrag Matvejević

Croatian writer

Predrag Matvejević (7 October 1932 – 2 February 2017) was a Bosnian Croatian writer and political activist. His book, Mediterranean Breviary: A Cultural Landscape (1987), was a bestseller in many European countries. It was also translated into more than 20 languages. He was born in Mostar.

Matvejević in May 2010

Matvejević died on 2 February 2017 in Zagreb at the age of 84.[1]


  1. "Tražio je da Tito odstupi s funkcije, '91. je otišao u emigraciju". Več (in Croatian). 2 February 2017. Retrieved 2 February 2017.