Activities and results

SIEF 2015 panel “Ethnographies of urban public spaces”

Valentina Gulin Zrnić and Tihana Rubić were convenors of the thematic panel “Ethnographies of urban public spaces” at the SIEF2015 12th Congress, Zagreb, Croatia, 21-25 June 2015. Public space is the scene of urban everyday …

Jasna Čapo delivered a plenary presentation at the 12th SIEF Congress in Zagreb on June 22, 2015.

The presentation was entitled ‘Returnee’ and ‘expatriate bubbles’: alternative modes of the search for community? An abstract of the presentation can be found here.

Interview with Jasna Čapo and Valentina Gulin Zrnić for Croatian Radio

Jasna Čapo and Valentina Gulin Zrnić were interviewed for the Croatian Radio show Katapultura by the journalist Katarina Kolega on June 19, 2015. They announced the 12th SIEF Congress and discussed their research on the …

Jasna Čapo announces the 12th SIEF Congress in Zagreb

On the occasion of the 12th SIEF Congress in Zagreb, June 21-25, 2015 Jasna Čapo was interviewed by the journalist Ivo Lučić. The interview was originally published on the HINA web portal on June 7, …

Petra Kelemen participated in the forum „Cultural tourism – scientific perspective“

Petra Kelemen participated in the forum „Cultural tourism – scientific perspective“ on June 3, 2015 at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb. The forum was held together with the guest lecture …

Politics of difference: islamic communities in urban contexts (round-table)

Round-table on the “Politics of difference: islamic communities in urban contexts” was held in the public library Bogdan Ogrizović in Zagreb on May 22, 2015 at 11.00. Participants of the discussion were ethnologists and cultural …

Lecture by Milena Benovska-Sabkova on urban culture and ethnic fluidity

Milena Benovska-Sabkova (New Bulgarian University/ University of Blagoevgrad “Neofit Rilski”, Sofia) delivered a lecture at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences on May 21, 2015 at 11.00. Urban Culture, Religious Conversion, and Crossing Ethnic …

Professor Stephanie C. Kane delivered a lecture

Petra Kelemen, Tihana Rubić and Sanja Lončar organized the lecture of professor Stephanie C. Kane (Indiana University Bloomington, USA) on May 13, 2015.  The lecture “The Ethnography of Flood Control Infrastructure in Winnipeg, Manitoba” connected  …

Tihana Rubić visited Max Planck Institute

Tihana Rubić visited Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology, Halle/Salle, Germany, and attended the conference „Regular and Precarious Labour in Modern Industrial Settings“, organized by the Department ‘Resilience and Transformation in Eurasia’, 6th – 9th …

Petra Kelemen participated in the event „Book Night at the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research“

On April 23, 2015, Petra Kelemen participated in the event „Book Night at the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research“, in the frame of the manifestation „Book Night 2015“. She presented an edited volume „Proizvodnja …

Valentina Gulin Zrnić and Tihana Rubić participated in “World Book Night” programme in Zagreb

Valentina Gulin Zrnić and Tihana Rubić participated in “World Book Night” programme organized by the Library Novi Zagreb on April 23, 2015. They presented the book “Folk costumes in Dubašnica” written by Damir Kremenić, an ethnologist …

Petra Kelemen and Nevena Škrbić Alempijević delivered a public lecture on festivals in Križevci

On April 9, 2015, Petra Kelemen and Nevena Škrbić Alempijević delivered an invited public lecture entitled “The Town as it Should Be” in the frame of the 11th season of Culture Shock Festival in Križevci. …

Valentina Gulin Zrnić participated in public discussion on “Why do we (dis)like Zagreb”

Valentina Gulin Zrnić participated in public discussion on “Why do we (dis)like Zagreb” organized by the Third Programme of Croatian Radio. Other participants were architects Boris Koružnjak and Maroje Mrduljaš and civil activist Saša Šimpraga. The discussion …

Project launch-event “City-making: space, culture and identity”

The launch event of the project “City-making: space, culture and identity” was held  at the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Research (Šubićeva 42, Zagreb) on March 31, 2015 at 12.00.  

Valentina Gulin Zrnić gave a public lecture in Rijeka on urban research concepts

Valentina Gulin Zrnić was invited to deliver a public lecture in Rijeka (March 27th 2015) on urban research concepts within a project “City at a second glance” led by visual artists Tanja Vujasinović and Tonka …

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  • Project is supported by Croatian Science Foundation

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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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