Public lecture by Dubravka Žarkov

The-Body-of-WarPublic lecture: Dubravka Žarkov, ‘The Body of War: Media, Ethnicity and Gender in the Break-up of Yugoslavia’

Date: Wednesday 26 March 2014, 6.00pm-7.30pm.

Venue: Ui Chadhain Theatre.

Details: The lecture will examine representations of female and male bodies in the Croatian and Serbian press in the late 1980s and in the early 1990s, during the war in which Yugoslavia disintegrated. It explores the process through which ethnicity was generated, showing how lived and symbolic female and male bodies became central to it.

All welcome.