Tag: Balkans

Deconstructing the Culture of Post-truth Under Slobodan Milošević: Milica Mićić Dimovska, her Novel Mrena, and its new Translation as the Cataract

Please join the Njegos Endowment for Serbian Language and Culture at Columbia University’s East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute for a lecture by Jasmina Lukić, Professor, Department of Gender Studies, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary and Sibelan Forrester, Susan W. Lippincott Professor of Modern...

/ March 22, 2017

Serbia and Kosovo are pluming their war feathers

A series of incidents have revealed a gaping chasm in relations between the two governments.

/ March 16, 2017

Beyond Diasporas from the Balkans and Refugee Routes Today: Academic and Policy Implications

Please join us for a workshop convened by Tanya Domi, Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs, Harriman Institute Affiliated Faculty, Columbia University and Dženeta Karabegović, Ph.D. Researcher, University of Warwick, UK. Program 9:30am: Introductory remarks by Alexander Cooley, Director, Harriman Institute...

/ March 10, 2017

Bombed, burned and razed in the Balkans

Destruction of mosques, churches and libraries should be evidence of genocide, researcher argues.

/ February 27, 2017

Killing Memory: Ethnic Cleansing, Genocide and the Targeting of Cultural Heritage in the Balkan Wars of the 1990s

Please join us for a talk with András Riedlmayer, Director of the Documentation Center of the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University. András Riedlmayer directs the Documentation Center of the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at Harvard University....

/ February 20, 2017
Anti-Pride protest

LGBTQ advocates face uphill battle in the Balkans

Although nondiscrimination laws are on the books, researchers say that they go unenforced.

/ February 13, 2017

Watch: An homage to childhood in wartime

One 28-year-old Bosnian is building a museum dedicated to the experience of children in war.

/ January 26, 2017

Memorialization and the Role of Reparative Justice in the Balkans

Please join us for panel discussion about the complexities and challenges of enacting reparative justice and memorialization initiatives in a region where ongoing battles over the historical interpretation of events remain a psychological continuation of these conflicts.

/ November 10, 2016

The Relevance of NATO Enlargement for the Western Balkans

Please join us for a talk with Enver Hoxhaj, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kosovo. Enver Hoxhaj has been one of the most active politicians in Kosovo during the last ten years. He has served as Minister of Foreign Affairs...

/ September 28, 2016

LGBT Rights in the Balkans in the Communist Era and Today

Please join the East Central European Center and SIPA Spectrum for a talk with Zvonimir Dobrović, LGBT rights activist and editor of An Oral History of Homosexuality in Croatia. Dr. Jasmin Mujanović (Friedrich Ebert Foundation) will discuss LGBT rights in...

/ September 26, 2016