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October 9, 2019

October 3, 2019: Lectures in the Reading Room of the Belgrade City Library in cooperation with the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Belgrade

On October 3rd, as part of the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Poland and Serbia, lectures from Polish historians, associates of the Institute of History of the University of Pedagogical University in Krakow, were held in the reading room of the Belgrade City Library.
October 7, 2019

September 25-26, 2019: Institute associates participate in VII Conference on Yugoslav-Polish Relations

Within the framework of bilateral cooperation between the Institute of Contemporary History and the Institute of History and International Relations of Casimir the Great University, the 7th Scientific Conference on Yugoslav-Polish Relations in the 20th Century was held in Bydgoszcz, on September 25-26.
September 21, 2019

September 17, 2019: Protocol on Scientific and Cultural Co-operation with the Serbian National Council signed in Zagreb

On September 17, Director of the Institute for Contemporary History, prof. dr Predrag J. Marković, and President of the Serbian National Council, Boris Milošević, signed the Protocol on Scientific and Cultural Cooperation between the Institute of Contemporary History in Belgrade and the Serbian National Council in Zagreb.
September 11, 2019

September 12, 2019: Scientific Conference – Comparative studies of the Civil wars

Institute for Contemporary History and Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo Japan, are organizing scientific conference ''Comparative Studies of the Civil wars: Yugoslav, Lebanese and Syrian civil wars''.
August 28, 2019

August 23, 2019: Book Promotion: Vladimir Petrovic, “Ethnic Cleansing”

A book "Ethnic Cleansing: Origins of the Concept" of dr Vladimir Petrović was promoted on August 23 in University Library, Belgrade.
August 19, 2019

August 14, 2019: Principal Research Fellow Dr. Nikola Zutic retires

Principal Research Fellow Dr. Nikola Žutić retired August 14, 2019.
July 28, 2019

July 16, 2019: Institute’s Associate Boris Tomanić gave a lecture at the Petnica Research Station

At the summer camp of history for high school students at the Petnica Research Station the associate of the Institute Boris Tomanić held a two-day lecture and workshops on July 16th and 17th, 2019.
July 8, 2019

July 1, 2019: Associate of the Institute, Dr. Stanislav Sretenović awarded with the high French decoration

On the 1st of July in the French Embassy in Belgrade, the Principal Research Fellow of the Institute, Dr. Stanislav Sretenović, was awarded the Order of the National Order of Merit, in the rank of the Knight.
July 8, 2019

July 1, 2019: Prize of Matica Srpska for the history “Ilarion Ruvarac” awarded to the associate of the Institute Dr. Miomir Gatalović

The jury comprised: prof. dr Mira Radojević, prof. Dr. Đorđe Bubalo, prof. Dr Aleksandar Fotić, Dr Dragan Bogetić and Dr Radomir Popović unanimously decided to award the prestigious Prize of the Matica Srpska for the History "Ilarion Ruvarac" for 2018 to Dr Miomir Gatalović.
July 8, 2019

July 1, 2019: Journal of our Institute ”Istorija 20. veka” is indexed in the SCOPUS database

Journal of our Institute ''Istorija 20. veka'' is indexed in the SCOPUS database from 2019.
July 1, 2019

June 26, 2019: Keynote lecture of Vladimir Petrović opens a Summer School of comparative conflict studies

Keynote lecture of Vladimir Petrović opens a Summer School "History on Trial: Courts, Transitional Justice and Beyond" opened 10th summer school of comparative conflict studies.
June 12, 2019

June 7, 2019: Visit of dr Danijel Kežić

Institute was visited on June 7 by Danijel Kežić, associate of Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies from Regensburg.
May 29, 2019

May 24, 2019: ICH associates took part in a discussion panel of the exhibition “In the Name of the People!”

ICH Director Professor Predrag Marković, deputy Director dr Bojan Dimitrijević and Senior research fellow dr Srđan Cvetković took part in a panel discussion held in Paraćin on May 24 within an exhibition IN THE NAME OF THE PEOPLE!
May 29, 2019

May 24, 2019: Conference on Serbian-Romanian Relations held in Belgrade

Institute for Contemporary History from Belgrade, Historical Institute George Barițiu from Kluj and Serbo-Romanian Commission for History organized, with support of the Serbian Royal Court, a conference on "Serbo-Romanian dinastic connections in 19th and 20th century".
May 21, 2019

May 17, 2019: ICH associate dr Vladimir Petrović gave a talk in Amsterdam

ICH Senior Research Associate dr Vladimir Petrović, took part in a conference "International criminal law at the crossroad" organized by the Centre for International Criminal Justice of VU Amsterdam.
May 13, 2019

May 9, 2019: Promotion of ICH and of recent publication of its associate, dr Dragomir Bondžić in Aleksandrovac

Aleksandrovac Heritage Museum hosted on May 9 ICH associates dr Dragan Bogetić, dr Kosta Nikolić, dr Dragomir Bondžić and Nebojša Stambolija.
May 9, 2019

May 8, 2019: Visit of Professor Nadia Boyadjieva

Professor Nadia Boyadjieva from Institute for Balkan Studies with Centre of Thracology of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences visited the Institute on May 8.
April 22, 2019

April 16, 2019: ICH Fellows Visit Zagreb

Group of researchers from the Institute (dr Kosta Nikolić, dr Vladimir Petrović, dr Ivana Pantelić) have visited Zagreb at the invitation of journal ''Tragovi'' and Archive of the Serbs in Croatia, which are part of Serbian National Council.
April 18, 2019

April 16, 2019: Book Promotion on History of Kordun in Banjaluka

The University of Banjaluka organized a book promotion of our Institute’s publication: “'Kordun – od Vojne granice do Republike Srpske Krajine 1881–1995“ (Kordun – from the Military Frontier to the Republic of Srpska Krajina 1881-1995, Institute for Contemporary History, 2018).
April 18, 2019

April 14, 2019: ICH Fellow Dr. Šarenac Lectures at University of Cambridge

ICH Senior Researcher Dr. Danilo Šarenac took part at the annual conference of the British Association for Slavonic & East European Studies, BASEES) at Robinson College - University of Cambridge, from 12 to 14 April.
April 15, 2019

April 12, 2019: Scholarly Delegation from Hungary Visit Institute

Csaba Szilágyi, head of the Archive Section of the Open Society Archives, Budapest and József Gábor Bóné, heads of the OSA IT sector, paid a visit to the Institute of Contemporary History on April 12, 2019.
April 13, 2019

April 11, 2019: Predrag J. Marković Named Director of Institute of Contemporary History

The ICH Management Board has appointed Professor Predrag J. Marković as director of the Institute of Contemporary History for a period of four years, in accordance with the standards and criteria of the Serbian Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development.
April 12, 2019

April 10, 2019: Book Promotion in Vukovar on History of Kordun

The Serbian Cultural Center (SCC) in Vukovar, Croatia, organized a book promotion of our Institute’s publication “'Kordun – od Vojne granice do Republike Srpske Krajine 1881–1995“ (Kordun – From Military Frontier to Republic of Srpska Krajina 1881-1995, Institute for Contemporary History, 2018).
April 11, 2019

April 10, 2019: ICH Fellow Dr. Dragomir Bondžić Lectures at Serbian Science Academy

In a lecture series “Yugoslavia and the Cominform 1948-1956” organized by the Serbian Academy of Arts and Sciences (SANU) our senior researcher Dr. Dragomir Bondžić held a public lecture entitled: “The University of Belgrade and the Cominform Conflict”.
March 25, 2019

March 28, 2019: Scholarly Conference on “Historical Heritage of Serbia’s South”

Conference was organized by the National Museum of Leskovac, together with the Institute for Contemporary History, in order to reexamine the cultural and historical heritage of Serbia's South.
March 8, 2019

March 13, 2019: ICH Fellow Dr. Srđan Cvetković Lectures at Serbian Science Academy

In a lecture series “Yugoslavia and the Cominform 1948-1956” organized by the Serbian Academy of Arts and Sciences (SANU), our senior researcher Srđan Cvetković held a public lecture entitled “Goli Otok in the System of State repression of Socialist Yugoslavia”.
March 8, 2019

February 28, 2019: ICH Fellow Dr. Ivana Pantelić Recipient of „Anđelka Milić“ Award

The Section for Feminist Research and Critical Studies of Masculinity (SeFem) has presented ICH Fellow Dr. Ivana Pantelić the „Anđelka Milić“ Award for her book „Uspon i pad prve drugarice Jugoslavije“ (“The Rise and Fall of the First Woman Comrade of Yugoslavia,” The Official Gazette 2018).
February 19, 2019

February 15, 2019: The Institute Awarded Silver Medal

The Institute for Contemporary History was awarded a Silver Medal for Merit, which commemorates fifty years of active contribution to historical scholarship.
January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019: Opening of ICH Library’s Digital Center and Reading Room

The Institute for Contemporary History Library's Digital Center and Reading Room was officially opened on January 31 by Dr. Vladimir Popović, state secretary of the Serbian Science Ministry, Dr. Marina Soković, assistant minister, and the ICH management.
January 31, 2019

January 31, 2019: The Institute of Contemporary History Marks Half a Century of Continuous Activity

On January 31, the Institute of Contemporary History (ICH) celebrated an important jubilee – 50 years of continuous activity. On this occasion, Dr. Vladimir Popović, state secretary in the Serbian Ministry of Science, and Dr. Marina Soković, assistant minister, visited our institute.