The Institute of Ethnography SASA cordially invites you to attend The Second Serbian-Greek Conference „Different Identities and Functions of Urban Space: A Comparative Study of the Circumstances in Belgrade and Athens", which will be held November 29th – 30th 2021. This conference is the result of work on the bilateral scientific project of the same name, which the Institute of Ethnography SASA is implementing in cooperation with the Laboratory for Folklore and Social Anthropology of the Department of History and Ethnology of the Democritus University of Thrace.The project leaders are Dr. Gordana Blagojević, Research Fellow of the Institute of Ethnography SASA, on the Serbian side and prof. Dr. Manolis G. Varvunis, on the Greek side.  

The aim of this conference is to present and analyze different uses of urban space in a diachronic perspective through a comparative study of two capitals, Athens and Belgrade. Through their presentations, the conference participants will point out the multi-layered identities and functions of urban spaces, as well as the contemporary challenges that their inhabitants face. 

The conference will be held in English and online, according to Belgrade time (CEST).  

Conference link for 29 November 2021:

Conference link for 30 November 2021:

For the conference program, click here. For the book of abstracts, click here