1945 versus 1995, Europe versus the Balkans? A plea for an inclusive and differentiating pan-European culture of remembrance

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung – Brussels Office, 5.5.2020 ; English version:  https://www.rosalux.eu/en/article/1656.1945-versus-1995-europe-versus-the-balkans.html ; German version: https://www.rosalux.eu/de/article/1657.1945-versus-1995-europa-versus-balkan.html
Essay on the importance of including the Yugoslav and post-Yugoslav history and memories in an European culture of remembrance. “(…) I am not trying to …

New publication: Promoting ‘Positive Stories’ of Help and Rescue from the 1992-1995 War in Bosnia and Herzegovina. An Alternative to the Dichotomy of Guilt and Victimhood?

In: Südosteuropa. Journal of Politics and Society, vol 67, n°4, 2019, 447-475, pdf in open access: https://www.degruyter.com/view/journals/soeu/67/4/article-p447.xml?tab_body=fullHtml-69327
Abstract: Public discourses about wars and mass violence are often dominated by questions of guilt and victimhood as well as a focus on …

Memory Lab: The 9th annual study trip /workshop took place in Albania in 2019

Memory Lab: The 9th annual study trip /workshop took place in Albania in 2019

The 9th annual study trip/workshop took place from 22 to 28/9 September 2019 in Albania. “Unbunkering the past: How is Albania dealing with its (communist) history?” was the leading question of the program which combined visits to memory sites in …