About Against all Odds by Denis Knezovic:
Against All Odds is the author’s personal memoir, it tells the story of a war refugee with cerebral palsy living in various countries. Its defining feature is that it not only talks about what happened in his own life, but also about world events that occurred at the time and how they’ve shaped me. That goes for political events as well as sporting events.
Denis Knezovic was born on January 16, 1986 in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina (at that time Yugoslavia) with cerebral palsy. He began physical therapy at Peto Institute in Budapest, Hungary, before moving on to Germany in 1993. He came to the United States in 2000 and graduated from Georgia Gwinnett College with a bachelor’s degree in history in 2013.He published his memoir, “Against All Odds” in April of 2015. He also published the essay “Debsian Socialism and the two Americas” in August of 2019.