Art & Research Resident/ Visiting Researcher Dec. 2013
Alina Zubkovych is a PhD candidate and Teaching Assistant at the School of Advanced Social Studies, Slovenia. In her dissertation she tries to find out how the Yugoslavian period is represented at the ex-Yugoslavian museums. By using the discourse-analysis methods she visited and compared narrative representations of all national capital historical museums located at the territories of the former Yugoslavia. Alina concentrates on the analysis of the collective memory, national identity, and representations at historical museums. She has published already several articles about Ukrainian and Moldavian museums and has presented her results at different European conferences (such as ESA, August 2013) and workshops (such as: at CEU April 2013, Budapest; CASE, Vilnius 2012-2013 and other). Alina is also the Assistant editor of the sociological journal “Research in Social Change”.