A new co-authored article by Nevena Škrbić Alempijević published by Palgrave Macmillan

A co-authored article, written by Nevena Škrbić Alempijević and Kirsti Mathiesen Hjemdahl under the title „Kumrovec Revisited: Tito’s Birthday Party in the Twenty-first Century, An Ethnological Study“, has been published by  Palgrave Macmillan, in the frame of an anthology entitled Titoism, Self-Determination, Nationalism, Cultural Memory. Volume Two, Tito’s Yugoslavia, Stories Untold (eds. Gorana Ognjenović i Jasna Jozelić, New York, 2016). The authors deal with contemporary expressions of social memory related to socialism, embodied through commemorative practices in the birthplace of Josip Broz Tito.

Read the abstract here.

  • Project is supported by Croatian Science Foundation

  • Project leading institution: Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research, Zagreb

  • Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology

  • Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Department of Geography