Europeanising memory in the Balkans
Guest lecture, Jean Monnet Chair in the Europeanisation of Southeastern Europe, Graz University, 14 June 2021
Europeanisation and the Yugoslav wars
Guest lecture, Instituut voor Filosofische en Sociaal-wetenschappelijke Educatie, 14 March 2021
Jean Monnet Centre Montreal, Speakers Series 2021
(Un)Shared European memory: Remembering victims of terrorism, Montreal (Canada), 25 February 2021
Book launch: Europeanisation and Memory Politics in the Western Balkans
Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso Transeuropa, Trento (Italy), 4 December 2020 ( in ITALIAN )
Editing the past: What corrective measures for colonialism in an urban space?
"Colonial and slave memories: An international look" Department of Democratic Memory of the City Council of Barcelona, EUROM. Barcelona, 01 December 2020
Interviewing Dr Thomas Bickl, the author of "’The Croatia-Slovenia border dispute' The stages of a protracted conflict and its implications for EU enlargement"
The International Press Association (API-IPA) and the Residence Palace, Brussels, 20 November 2020
Politike pamćenja i prakse sećanja u Jugoistočnoj Evropi
Humanitarian Centre Law Kosovo and REKOM, (on-line), 21 October 2020
Memory and South East Europe: Global currents of activism and contestation
BISA South East Europe Working Group: E-Roundtable, 24 September 2020
A game of memories: Spontaneous memorials and political contestation in Brussels, Malta and Banja Luka
(Milosevic, A; Denti, D & Sasso, A.)
BISA Annual Conference 2020, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 16-19 June 2020
Signaling Values: Europeanisation & Memory Politics in Croatia and Serbia
PhD Defence, KU Leuven (Auditorium Emma Vorlat, 14h), 17 December 2019
(Un)Healing the wounds of violence? Memorials and Conflict
Guest lecture, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), 04 December 2019
The Paris Peace Forum
Paris, France. 11-13 November 2019.
Troisièmes Rencontres d’Etudes Balkaniques / Villes des Balkans : Échelles locales, nationales, globales. Marseille. 12-13 Septembre 2019
"A game of memories: spontaneous memorialisation and their contestation in Brussels, Malta and
Banja Luka" (with Davide Denti)
Mini-symposium at the Memory Studies Annual Conference (Convenor), Madrid, 25-28 June 2019.
Posledice evropeizacije sećanja s fokusom na Balkan - “signaliziranje vrednosti“. Debata o politikama i praksama sećanja. RECOM initiative. Belgrade. 17 June 2019 (Maršalov salon, Kombank dvorana)
Western Balkan accession to the EU: A new strategy or a new postponement? Institute of Economic Studies. Belgrade. 14 June 2019.
"Signaling Values: The Europeanization and memory politics in the Western Balkans"
ISA Conference. Panel TA10: "New Memory Challenges In The Western Balkans And Beyond" Belgrade. 17 June 2019.
The 2019 ASEEES Summer Convention, Zagreb, Croatia. June 14-16. Panel organiser and discussant with prof. Vjeran Pavlakovic, Uni Rijeka.
"The Europeanisation and Memory Politics in the former Yugoslavia"
Vulnerable groups, fieldwork & missing data: A qualitative and quantitative approach
Methodology seminar. Leuven, 28 May 2019
Memory Laws in Europe and Beyond: Towards Ethical Governance of Historical Narratives
MELA project, Kent University Brussels and Asser Institute. Brussels, 24 May 2019
Remembrance and Social Recovery after Terrorist Attacks
Deuil, colère et réconciliation » : réactions de la société civile face aux attentats islamistes. Düsseldorf. 14-15 March 2019
Remembering the past the European way (seminar)
KADOC - Documentation and Research centre on Religion, Culture and Society. Leuven. 20 December 2018.
Memorial fatigue in the post-conflict Western Balkans
Recognition Reparation Reconciliation – The Light and Shadow of Historical Trauma Conference.
Stellenbosch, South Africa. 5-8 December 2018
Meth Lab: Elite Interviewing
LINES, KU Leuven. 22 November 2018.
The Paris Peace Forum (On Peace and European memory)
Paris, France. 11-13 November 2018.
Symptoms and causes of memorial malaise in the Balkans
Europe and the Everyday: Grassroots, EU and the Politics of Crisis. Closing workshop.
European Parliament. 18 October 2018
Why has the reconciliation process in the Balkans taken a back seat?
Doctoral seminar, KU Leuven. 17 October 2018
The Balkans: Past, Nation and Europeanisation
Memory Laws in Post-Transitional Democracies: Case Studies form Post-Communist States Conference.
Polish Academy of Sciences. Warsaw, Poland. 5 October 2018
The Apolitics of Remembrance: Memorialising the victims of terrorism
Politicogenetmaal 2018. Leiden University, Netherlands, 7-8 June 2018
European commemoration of Vukovar: Shared memory or joint remembrance?
Cambridge University, UK. BASEES Annual Conference, 15 April 2018
Solidarity in grief? Understanding societal reaction to terrorist violence
University of Hull, UK. "Remember Me: The Changing Face of Memorialisation" 4-7 April 2018.
EU memory framework and the politics of memory in Croatia and Serbia
Legal Governance of Historical Memory in Comparative Perspective, Center for the Study of Law and Society, University of California Berkeley, USA. 03 April 2018
Monument diplomacy: Utilitarian value of remembrance
Present Past: Time, Memory, and the Negotiation of Historical Justice, Columbia University, New York, NY. 7-9 December 2017.
Memories of terrorism: the social meanings of spontaneous memorials
The Summer of Nationalism, Leuven. 28 September 2017
Inscribing collective trauma in a stone: Brussels terror attacks, one year later
European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR) General Conference, University of Oslo. Norway. 6-9 September 2017.
An acquis of European values? Europeanisation and collective memory / ¿Un acervo de valores europeos? La europeización y la memoria colectiva
“Paz y valores europeos como posible modelo de integración y progreso en un mundo” Real Monasterio de Yuste, Spain. 24-26 July 2017
Remembering the Present: Dealing with the Memories of Terrorism in the EU
Council for European Studies, The 24th International Conference of Europeanists, University of Glasgow, Scotland. 12-14 July 2017
A European memory for the Western Balkans?
Doctoral seminar, KU Leuven, Faculty of Social Sciences, Leuven. 16 June 2017
Europeanisation and politics of memory in Croatia and Serbia
6th European Remembrance symposium, European Network for Remembrance and Solidarity, 6-8 June 2017.
Bottom-up memorialisation of the 2016 Brussels attacks
Mémoires et usages publics du passé: La mémorialisation des attentats. Paris, 02 June 2017.
Terrorism, memory and dealing with a trauma. Spontaneous memorialisation of the 2016 Brussels attacks.
"L'état face à ses transformations Septième congrès triennal de l'Associations Belge francophone de Science Politique (ABSP). Mons, Belgique. 3-4 April 2017.
Europeanisation through de-communization? Dealing with the Yugoslav past in Serbia
BASEES Annual conference. University of Cambridge. UK. 31 March - 2 April 2017.
Spontaneous memorials - a new commemorative genre?
Lecture. University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. 15. December 2016.
Reconciliation and its discontents.
Touquet, Heleen and Milosevic, Ana. Contributed paper presentation. "Confronting violent pasts and historical (in)justice." ALLIANCE FOR HISTORICAL DIALOGUE & ACCOUNTABILITY (AHDA). NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies: Amsterdam. 1-3. December 2016.
National reconciliation or rupture with the past: De-communization of Yugoslav memories in Serbia.
Contributed paper presentation. "Making, Sustaining, Breaking – The Politics Of Heritage And Culture." Cluster of Excellence "Asia and Europe in a Global Context". University of Heidelberg. 12-14. October 2016.
Croatian politics of memory in the European Parliament.
Contributed paper presentation. ECPR SGEU 8th Pan-European Conference on the European Union. University of Trento. 15-18 June 2016.
Framing Reconciliation as Stability? The EU, Serbian Elites and Grassroots Interpretations of Reconciliation in the Context of Srebrenica.
Milosevic, Ana and Touquet, Heleen. Contributed paper presentation. "Problematizing Reconciliation in Local Contexts and the Role of the International Community." University of Leiden. 18 May 2016
Back to the future, forward to the past: Domestic politics of memory and the decision making of Croatian MEPs.
Contributed paper presentation. "Beyond history and identity: New perspectives on aesthetics, politics, and society in Eastern Europe." Forum for Transregional studies and the Humboldt University. Berlin. 2-12- December 2015.
A locus for European Memory? Understanding the role of historical memory in the attitudes of the MEPs towards the House of European History.
Contributed paper presentation. "EU politics of memory." Global Governance Programme/RSCAS(EUI) and COST Action IS1203. In search of transcultural memory in Europe(ISTME). European University Institute (EUI). Florence.19-20 June 2015.