Activities and results

Jasna Čapo and Petra Kelemen published an article in Studia ethnologica Croatica

In the latest number of Studia ethnologica Croatica Jasna Čapo and Petra Kelemen published the article titled: Zagreb through the eyes of international migrants: Meanings, potentials and (re)scaling of the city. Within the framework of …

Sanja Đurin published an article in Studia ethnologica Croatica

In the latest issue of Studia ethnologica Croatica (vol. 29), Sanja Đurin published the article Poststructuralist discourse theory through discussion on the introduction of the concept of ‘marriage’ in the Croatian Constitution. The discourse theory …

Laura Šakaja and Ivana Crljenko published an article in Etnološka tribina

Laura Šakaja and Ivana Crljenko published in Etnološka tribina Vol.47 No.40 an article titled: Peripheral City-Text. Street Names and Monuments in Dubrava (Zagreb) – a Semiotic Perspective. In a semiotic sense, the city-text is a …

Valentina Gulin Zrnić gave public lecture on Zagreb Downtown squares/parks

Valentina Gulin Zrnić gave public lecture at the Pučko otvoreno učilište (Public Open University) in Zagreb, November 29, 2017. The lecture is part of the collaboration between the project “City-making” and the Open Public University in their …

Petra Kelemen and Jasna Čapo participated at the international conference in Zagreb

Petra Kelemen and Jasna Čapo presented a paper at the international scientific conference organised on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology and 80th birthday of Professor Vitomir …

Valentina Gulin Zrnić on a forum on Zagreb interwar movies and urban life

Valentina Gulin Zrnić was an invited speaker at the forum on Zagreb life in interwar period. The forum was organized as part of the “PSST! 11. festival nijemog filma” (Silent Film Festival) on November 10, …

Jasna Čapo took part at a Conference in Krakow, Poland

Jasna Čapo gave a presentation “Urban festivities and city rescaling: the Advent season in Zagreb” at the International Scientific Conference “Feast as a Miror of Social and Cultural Changes” held at the Jagiellonian University in …

New book by Tihana Rubić: Unemployed in the City: Anthropology of Labor and Informal Economy (Zagreb, 2017)

Tihana Rubić published a book Unemployed in the City: Anthropology of Labor and Informal Economy (Zagreb, 2017). The publisher is hed-biblioteka, electronic publishing series of the Hrvatsko etnološko društvo (Croatian Ethnological Society) The book was …

An article on Zagreb street names and monuments by Laura Šakaja in Routledge volume on Urban Streetscapes

The article „The spatial codification of values in Zagreb’s city-text” by Laura Šakaja and Jelena Stanić is published in the volume The Political Life of Urban Streetscapes: Naming, Politics, and Place (Routledge), edited by  Reuben …

The comment by Valentina Gulin Zrnić on politics of public spaces in Zagreb: the case of neighbourhood school fence

Valentine Gulin Zrnić published a comment on the politics of public spaces provoked by the Municipal decision to build the fence around the neighbourhood school in Travno, Zagreb. The plan for erecting the fence included …

Comments on actual changing of Zagreb street names by Laura Šakaja

Laura Šakaja discusses the actual changing of the name of the Marshal Tito Square in Zagreb which has become one of the central topics of political debates in Zagreb City Assembly. “ Street and square …

Laura Šakaja at the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Laura Šakaja realized a study visit at the Institute of Geography of the Russian Academy of Sciences in June 2017. She presented a lecture on Croatian geography as well as current research of the City-making …

Petra Kelemen participates in an artistic urban platform Actopolis

Petra Kelemen collaborated with the artist Tonka Maleković in her project „Spaces Between (Living) Places“ as  part of Actopolis project. ACTOPOLIS is a call to action and to co-author the city – across disciplines, national …

Nevena Škrbić Alempijević on current research in the radio show

Nevena Škrbić Alempijević participated in a radio interview “Cosmos and ethos” broadcasted at the Third Programme of Croatian Radio. The themes of conversation were anthropology of place and space, social memory, festivals and other urban …

“How should one live in the city? Urban Ethics – a research agenda” – a lecture by dr Johannes Moser

Professor Johannesa Mosera (Institut für Volkskunde/Europäische Ethnologie, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) delivered a public lecture “How should one live in the city? Urban Ethics – a research agenda” on 26 May 2017 at the Faculty of Humanities …

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

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

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

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