Obituary: Milorad Pavic

Serbian author and poet Milorad Pavic (b.1929) died of heart failure on November 30. Pavic is perhaps best known to anglophonic readers for his novel The Dictionary of the Khazars, which was published in translation in 1988. Many of his books dealt with time travel and frequently had a gimmick. His subsequent books included Landscape Painted With Tea, Inner Side of the Wind, Last Love on Constantinople, and Unique Item.