Tag: Balkans

To Forget or to Remember? History Teaching as a Means of Reconciliation in Post-Conflict Balkans

Please join the Institute for the Study of Human Rights and the Harriman Institute for a talk with Christina Koulouri, Professor in Modern and Contemporary History at Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences (Athens, Greece) and Dean of the Faculty...

/ November 9, 2017

Roundtable: Is Russia a Threat to the Western Balkans?

Please join us for a roundtable discussion with Dimitar Bechev (UNC-Chapel Hill), Tanya Domi (Columbia SIPA/Harriman Institute), Jasmin Mujanović (Fellow, EastWest Institute), and Srdjan Vucetic (University of Ottawa). Is Russia threatening to disrupt more than two decades’ of EU and U.S. efforts to promote stability in post-communist Southeast...

/ November 1, 2017

Rendered History: Reclaiming the Truth of War in the Former Yugoslavia

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Columbia University Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a discussion with artist Vladimir Miladinovic and Srdjan Hercigonja(Columbia University, Alliance for Historical Dialogue and Accountability Fellow, Institute for the Study of Human Rights) who are...

/ October 26, 2017

The Kosovo-Serbia Dialogue

Please join the Harriman Institute and the Institute for the Study of Human Rights for a talk with David L. Phillips, Director, Program on Peace-building and Human Rights, Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University. This talk will focus...

/ October 4, 2017

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