Autumn 2020 Workshop

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Charles University, Prague

27 October 2020

Zoom link: here



Academic Writing and Resources

Andrew Hodges, PhD
Academic Editor,

12 Lunch Break

Sickle and Veil: Communist Gender Policies Towards Muslim Minorities in Eastern Europe

Ivan Simic, PhD
Charles University, Prague


Early Soviet Project of Emancipation of Minority Women and its Contradictions

Yulia Gradskova, PhD
Södertörn University; Stockholm University


Islamic modernist influences on communist gender discourse

Andreja Mesaric, PhD
Charles University, Prague


PhD Presentations:

Slavka Karakusheva – Entangled Histories of Population Politics: Migrations of the Turks from Bulgaria to Turkey
Dajana Vasiljevićová – Act accordingly as a true Croatian: heroines of Jagoda Truhelka and Marija Juric Zagorka novels reflecting on societal norms
Radomyr Mokryk – The Sixtiers and cultural colonialism in Soviet Ukraine during the Khrushchev Thaw (1956-1964)