Category Archives: SEN Article Spotlight

From Dissidence in Israel to Theorising Ethno-Linguistic Holism

Inter-connections between our past academic articles and last week’s news, read it here: Bent Twigs and Olive Branches: Exploring the Narratives of Dissident Israeli Jews Volume 13, Issue 1, pages 20–37, April 2013 This article explores symbolic boundaries and identity-formation of the ‘ethnonational Us’, … Continue reading

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East to East: Czech to Indian Nationalism

Yet again we have selected some articles for you which speak to the news from last week’s news bites.  Developing an Effective Romani Integration Strategy: Experiences of Ethnoculturally Neutral and Specific Policies in the Czech Republic Volume 8, Issue 3, pages 595–618, December 2008 While … Continue reading

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Russian and Albanian Nationalisms at the End of the 19th and Start of the 20th Centuries

In today’s selection of past article we reflect on the difference a century makes to two of the nationalisms which cropped up in last week’s news: those of Russia and Albania.  The Relevance of Kohn’s Dichotomy to the Russian Nineteenth-Century … Continue reading

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From South Sudan to Narratives of the War in Bosnia-Herzegovina

In our new mid-week tradition, we’ve selected some articles from the journal’s past issues which speak to last week’s news highlights. Language and Conflict: The Political History of Arabisation in Sudan and Algeria:  Volume 12, Issue 3, pages 427–449, December 2012 Upon decolonisation, … Continue reading

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From Ethnic Dynamics in China onto Kosovar Gender Equality and Peace Building

Following the news bites on Sunday, here at SEN, we’ve selected some articles from the journal’s past issues which speak to last week’s news highlights.  The Coherent Force of Struggle and Diversity in Chinese Nationalism: Volume 2, Issue 1, pages 2–10, March 2002 … Continue reading

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Article Spotlight: Secessionist movements through Muro and Quiroga’s ‘Building the Spanish Nation’

Muro and Quiroga define the dialectical relationship between centre and periphery as a pervasive feature of Spanish history. They highlight that on multiple occasions throughout history, the centre has responded to the demands of peripheral nations – specifically Catalonia and … Continue reading

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Exclusive Preview: ‘Skiing Nation: Towards an Anthropology of Slovenia’s National Sport’

In our final instalment of SEN Journal: Online Exclusives previews on the theme of nationalism, ethnicity, and sport, we are delighted to present Vlado Kotnik’s article on the role of skiing in Slovenian identity, culture and society.  Abstract This paper explores … Continue reading

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Exclusive Preview: ‘Whose Game They’re Playing’: Nation and Emotion in Canadian TV Advertising during the 2010 Winter Olympics

Continuing with our focus on nationalism, ethnicity and sport, SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is very pleased to present an exclusive preview of Steven Mock’s article ‘‘Whose Game They’re Playing’: Nation and Emotion in Canadian TV Advertising during the 2010 Winter Olympics’, … Continue reading

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Featured Preview: The Role of Ukrainian Museums in the United States Diaspora in Nationalising Ukrainian Identity

As part of its call for contributions on art and ethnicity, the SEN web team is delighted to present a selection of articles related to the topic from SEN’s print issues. We are pleased to present a preview of Adrienne … Continue reading

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SEN Online Exclusives Preview: Interview with ICC Chief Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda

In recognition of Fatou Bensouda’s recent election as Chief Prosecutor of the International Crimial Court (ICC), SEN Jounal: Online Exclusives is delighted to present excerpts from SEN’s interview with Mrs Bensouda, originally published in Volume 11, Issue 1 (April 2011). … Continue reading

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