Discussion 1st February 2006

discussionAleksanteri Institute and Kristina Institute, the University of Helsinki cordially invites you to participate in the discussion entitled “Between the Balkans and the EU - Gender Perspective from Croatia ” on 1 February starting from 13:00 to 15.00 at the Aleksanteri Institute (Töölönkatu 3 A, 5th floor). We will hear three presentations on the issue. After the presentations the floor will be opened to all participants for questions, comments and discussion.

Discussants are:

Dr. Biljana Kasic, Center for Women's Studies, Zagreb , Croatia . Political scientist with an expertise in postcolonial theories and feminism.

Dr. Sc. Renata Jambresic Kirin, Institute for Ethnology and Folklore Research, Zagreb , Croatia . Anthropologist working on the issues of nation and gender

Snježana Vasiljevic, University of Law , Zagreb , Croatia . Specialist on the EU legislative from gender perspective.

The discussion will be chaired by Lecturer Rada Boric, Department for Slavonic and Baltic Languages and Literatures, University of Helsinki .

Registration: by 27 January to
Essi Lindroos +358 9 191 28 660 or essi.lindroos[at]helsinki.fi