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Interview with Neven Anđelić

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Reports from Conference

From the Evening News of RTRS, 5.11.2011

From the Evening News of RTRS, 6.11.2011


Kosovo: The Beginning and the End of the Disintegration of Yugoslavia?

Chair: Karl Kaser, Unversity of Graz

Azem Vllasi, Chairman of the League of Communists of Kosovo (1986-88)

 Discussant: Robert Pichler, University of Graz

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The Crisis of Yugoslav Federalism and Slovene Independence

Chair: Marie-Janine Calic, University of Munich

Ciril Ribičič, President of the Party of Democratic Renewal, Slovenia (1990-1993)

Discussant: Sabrina Ramet, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Podcast on Mixcloud

Were there Yugoslav Alternatives?

Chair: Armina Galijaš, University of Graz

Vasil Tupurkovski, Macedonian member of the Yugoslav Presidency (1989-1991)

Rasim Kadic, President of the Liberal Democratic Party (1990-2005)

Discussant: Dejan Jović, University of Zagreb

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Keynote speech “The end of the cold war and the dissolution of Yugoslavia”

Chair: Wolfgang Benedek, University of Graz

Budimir Lončar, Foreign policy advisor to the President of Croatia, Foreign Minister of Yugoslavia (1987-1991)

Podcast on Mixcloud

The Media Background to the Dissolution

Chair: Nidžara Ahmetašević, University of Graz

Gordana Knežević, Deputy Editor of Oslobodjenje (1992-1994)

Discussant: Christopher Bennett, Office of the High Representative, Sarajevo

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Sport and Culture and the End of Yugoslavia

Chair: Dejan Djokić, Goldsmiths

Bojan Hadzihalilovic, co-founder of the designer group Trio, Sarajevo

Discussant: Vjekoslav Perica, University of Rijeka, Neven Andjelic, Regent’s College

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What is the state of the art? (Part 1)

Chair: Stef Jansen, University of Manchester

Nebojša Vladislavljević, University of Belgrade

Neven Andjelić, Regent’s College London

Vjeran Pavlaković, University of Rijeka

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What is the state of the art? (Part 2)

Chair: Jasna Dragović-Soso, Goldsmiths, University of London

Vesna Bojičić-Dželilović, London School of Economics

V.P. Gagnon, Ithaca College

Reana Senjković, University of Zagreb

Podcast on Mixcloud