Aleksandra Bulatović Resilience and Violence


The aim of the presentation is to reflect on the relation between violence and resilience. Resilience is a fundamental human function that enables a positive outcome regardless of the difficulties,...

Miloš Ćipranić Painter and the Pledge of Silence


The aim of the lecture is to reflect on the question whether painting can be considered a form of social engagement. Jean-Paul Sartre, Emmanuel Levinas and Maurice Merleau-Ponty provided the reasons...

Democracy and cosmopolitanism for tomorrow


En Europe comme dans le reste du monde, on observe des tendances de fond : une montée manifeste des « populismes » (qui questionnent tant la représentation politique, les inégalités...

Book launch Frontiers of Civil Society


In Serbia, as elsewhere in postsocialist Europe, the rise of “civil society” was expected to support a smooth transformation to Western models of liberal democracy and capitalism. More than...