Lecture: “What Happened, Happened!”
at Genealogy of Amnesia Symposium, November 8-10, 2018 (mumok, Vienna/Austria)
Contrasting the ubiquity of speech about the 1992-1995 war in the media space of Bosnia and Herzegovina to the prevalent silence about this in everyday interactions, this paper investigates how inhabitants of a Sarajevo neighborhood explain silence and speech.
Nejra Nuna Čengić is a postdoctoral fellow at the New Europe College, Institute for Advanced Studies, Bucharest. Her research interests focus on memory(-ies), speech, violence, and gender relations.
Place: mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien (Austria)
Filming: Valerija Zabret
Editing: Marina Gržinić, Valerija Zabret