Collecting the Heritage: South-East European Women Philosophers
Institute of Philosophy in Zagreb and online on 2nd and 3rd December 2022



Institute of Philosophy, Ulica grada Vukovara 54, 5th floor, and online

9.00 Registration

9.30 Welcome, opening remarks

9.45 – 10.45
Zsófia Lóránd (University of Cambridge, United Kingdom), New Feminism and Socialism in Yugoslavia in the 1970s-1980s [Keynote]

10.45 – 11.30
Nađa Bobičić (Faculty of Political Sciences University of Belgrade, Serbia), Broken Red Thread: Rewriting History, Reimagining Futures of (post)Yugoslav Socialist Feminism

11.30 – 12.00 Coffee break

12.00 – 12.45
Katerina Kolozova (Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities, Skopje, North Macedonia), Automata of Capital and Patriarchy: A Materialist Perspective

12.45 – 13.30
Senka Anastasova (Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, North Macedonia), Feminist Historical Materialism and Philosophy of the Women’s Revolutionary Thought

13.30 – 15.30  Lunch break

15.30 – 16.15
Marina Christodoulou (University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa), Which is Better: To Live in an Explicit (peripheral European) or an Implicit (more “European”) Patriarchy?

16.15 – 17.00
Evangelia Aikaterini Glantzi (School of Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece), Helle Lambridis on War and the Moral Principle of Survival

17.00 – 17.45
Luka Boršić (Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Croatia), Ivana Skuhala Karasman (Institute of Philosophy, Zagreb, Croatia), Marija Brida and Heda Festini: two philosophy professors at the University of Zadar

17.45 – 18.00 Coffee break

18.00 – 18.40
Lara Končar (Center for Women’s Studies from Belgrade, Serbia and the Association for culture and art CRVENA from Sarajevo, Bosnia and Hercegovina), Taking Back the Time: Research on Unpaid Housework in Pandemic Context

19.00 Dinner

Institute of Philosophy, Ulica grada Vukovara 54, 5th floor, and online

9.00 – 10.00    Eva Bahovec (The Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia), Feminism and Philosophy: Neither Badiou Nor Žižek [Keynote]

10.00 – 10.45  Slađana Kavarić Mandić (Podgorica, Montenegro), A Country Without Female Philosophers

10.45 – 11.30  Šeherzada Džafić (University of Bihać, Bosnia and Hercegovina), Bosnian Women in Philosophy

11.30 – 12.00 Coffee break

12.00 – 12.45 Kateryna Karpenko (Kharkiv National Medical University, Ukraine), The Struggle of Ukrainian Women for the Right to Higher Education: Historical and Philosophical Receptions of Ludmila Smolyar

12.45 – 13.30 Dimka Gočeva (Sofia University, Bulgaria), Three Distinguished Contemporary Women Philosophers

13.30 – 15.30 Lunch break

15.30 – 16.15 Anita Zsurzsán (Budapest, Hungary), Ilona Duczynska and the Revolutionary Women of the Galilei Circle in Hungary

16.15 – 17.00 Una Blagojević (Department of History, Central European University, Budapest, Hungary), Problematising Marxist Humanism: Blaženka Despot’s Approaches to Socialism and Technology

17.00 – 17.45 Itır Güneş (Ankara Yildirim Beyazit Üniversitesi, Turkey), In the Eyes of Women Philosophers: Human Rights and Women’s Predicament in the Turkish Context

17.45 – 18.00 Coffee break

18.00 – 19.00 Nadežda Čačinovič (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb, Croatia), Feminists and Others [Keynote]

Luka Boršić (Institute of Philosophy in Zagreb)
Ankica Čakardić (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb)
Ana Maskalan (Institute for Social Research in Zagreb)
Ivana Skuhala Karasman (Institute of Philosophy in Zagreb)