Throughout its existence, Yugoslavia was among the most complex countries in Europe. Uniting Catholic Croats and Slovenes, Orthodox Serbs, Bosnian Muslims, and a variety of less numerous peoples, Yugoslavia provided at various times in its history a model of synergetically integrated diversity as well as horrific examples of civil war and genocide.
COURSE AIMS AND OBJECTIVES:
The 100th anniversary of the Sarajevo murders will see a major international conference at the University of Southampton (UK).
"SARAJEVO 1914: SPARK AND IMPACT".
This conference will explore the roots and repercussions of 'Sarajevo 1914' in the context of the Habsburg monarchy's South Slav Question.