Scientific and Professional Symposium "Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War", 31.10.2014

Poštovani,

It is our honour and pleasure to inform you of the organization of a scientific and professional symposium:  Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War. The symposium is organized by the Sociology Department of the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Zagreb and the Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association. The lectures and activities will take place on 31 October 2014 at the Faculty of Philosophy of the University of Zagreb.

We invite you to support our project and actively participate. We are looking forward to having you as a lecturer or participant at the symposium.

If you are interested in presenting a paper, please fill in the Application Form and send it to skup.unizg@gmail.com no later than 15 September 2014.

We would very much appreciate it if you would let us know on your intention to participate even before to that date, with a paper or as a member of the audience. We would also be grateful if you would forward this invitation to others who might be interested.

Sincerely,

The Organizational Comittee:
dr. sc. Željko Heimer
Marin Sabolović
Goran Vuković
Mario Werhas
prof.  dr. sc. Ozren Žunec

Invitation and Prgram Symbol, Identity, and the Homeland War 2014 (HR).doc

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