Drawing from recent research in both Rwanda and Bosnia, this presentation will demonstrate the roles that two memorials to contemporary genocides, the Kigali Genocide Memorial and the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial, have taken in commemorating and educating about their recent genocides.
The brownbag seminar had to be cancelled.
This project explores the Muslim experience in Eastern Europe beyond the binary divisions of Europe/Islam and spatiotemporal configurations of Europe/Middle East that conceptualize Muslims in Eastern Europe outside the histories of the Middle East.
Florian Bieber has been commenting on the significance of the Bosnian census, the first to be carried out since 1991, to the Austrian media (Kurier and Der Standard)
The latest working paper of the CSEES has just been published. It was written by Nidžara Ahmetašević "Intervening in the Media Sector: Media Anarchy in post-war Bosnia and Herzegovina". Nidžara Ahmetašević is a well-known Bosnian journalist and doctoral student at the Centre for Southeast European Studies.
The latest working paper of the Centre for Southeast European Studies discusses the new role of the EU special representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina after the Lisbon Treaty. The working paper can be downloaded for free at the CSEES website.
Nidžara Ahmetašević, Doctoral student at the Centre for Southeast European Studies and a well known Bosnian journalist, won the Ekrem Tinjak prize for the best reportage in Bosnia. The prize is support by the OSCE.
On 26 January 2012 Armina Galijaš participated in the round table discussion "Unvollendeter Friede in Bosnien-Herzegowina", organised by the 7th faculty and the theological factulty of the University of Graz. Other participants included the High Representative Valentin Inzko and prominent journalist Norbert Mappes-Niediek.