10 December 2020

Dies Facultatis

On the occasion of the first anniversary of the Faculty of Croatian Studies, I sent a Dean's congratulations to students and employees. I referred to the most important achievements during the past year and indicated the development direction of the Faculty.

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22 October 2020

Good Morning, Croatia

I was a guest on the show of the Croatian Radio and Television Good Morning, Croatia on Thursday, October 22, 2020, together with the head of the Department of Demography and Croatian Emigration, professor Stjepan Šterc.

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19 October 2020

Gastarbeiter Poem

On October 19 and 20, 2020, the Faculty of Croatian Studies of the University of Zagreb hosted an international scientific-professional conference "Croatian Emigrant Poem - from Reality to Romanticism". In my welcome speech, I spoke about the multiple meanings of a half-century-old guest worker (Gastarbeiter) poem and paraphrased Max Frisch: "We sent workers, people left us."

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14 September 2020

Korean Course Opened

At the Faculty of Croatian Studies, University of Zagreb, I opened the course in Korean culture and language, which enrolled 96 participants. The programme is run in collaboration with Chung-Ang University in Seoul and the King Sejong Institute Foundation. The course is run by lecturer EunGyeong Kim, the office is led by Lina Seonghyun Kwon, and I have been appointed director of the King Sejong Institute at the University of Zagreb.

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20 July 2020

Education and Culture in Europe

International conference "After the Crisis - a New Strength for Europe" was held from 17 to 19 July 2020 in the Bavarian town of Hof near the border with the Czech Republic. I participated with a talk on education and culture policy within the symposium "Educate Europe - Culture as a Starting Point for the Future".

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