I gave an interview on collective trauma and nationalism to Al Jazeera Balkans during my visit to Sarajevo (published 24/7/2016):
I will deliver a keynote lecture ‘Nationalism, Collective Trauma and Historical Sociology’ at the conference ‘Trauma, Memory and Healing in the Balkans and Beyond’ 12 July in Sarajevo: http://www.tpo.ba.
Conference report: http://www.tpo.ba/b/novosti/160713%20TraumaKonfSaKonacEN.html
Routledge has just published a paperback edition of my 2002 book ‘Ideology, Legitimacy and the New State: Yugoslavia, Serbia and Croatia’:
Just published joint review of my books ‘Nation-States and Nationalisms’ and ‘The Sociology of War and Violence’ in Japanese journal 大阪経大論集 66 ( 6 ) , pp.75 – 78 , 2016-03-31.
I’ve finished the manuscript of my new book which is coming out in January 2017…more information to follow…
S. Malesevic (2017) The Rise of Organised Brutality: Towards a Historical Sociology of Violence. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (in press).
I will deliver two seminars on ideology at the European University Institute in Florence on 23 and 24 May, 2016. More Information available here: