Programme 2009/10


Time: Wednesday, 4:00pm (unless otherwise stated)

Venue: SCR (unless otherwise stated)

Autumn term

11 November, 2:00pm
Katherine Fleming (NYU)
'Leaving Greece and Becoming Greek: Greek Jewish Identity in Auschwitz and Israel'

24 November, 6:00pm, Cinema (Small Hall)
Maria Todorova (Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
'Historical Regions and Historical Legacies as Categories of Analysis: The Balkan Case'

The event will formally inaugurate the Centre for the Study of the Balkans. Professor Geoffrey Crossick, Warden of Goldsmiths, will speak on the occasion.

9 December
Anastasia Stouraiti (Goldsmiths)
'War and the Media in early modern Venice: The Venetian-Ottoman war of the Morea (1684-99)'

Spring term

24 February
Stevan K. Pavlowitch (Southampton)
'The Three Eccentric Capitals of the Balkans'

17 March
Fred Anscombe (Birkbeck)
'The Balkan Revolutionary Tradition, Revisited'


For more details, contact Dejan Djokić, seminar convenor and Director of the Centre: d.djokic (