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Gallery 210 holds screenings, discussions as part of St. Louis International Film Fest

For more than 20 years, St. Louis has become home to thousands of Bosnian refugees. Recognizing this influence, Eastern European filmmaking was given prominent placement in the recent St. Louis International Film Festival, with the University of Missouri–St. Louis playing a [...]

November 25, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, PDF Files

Back to St. Louis on the Way to Brazil

Vedad Ibisevic admits he is not much of a baseball fan, even though the team from his adopted hometown, St. Louis, was again in the World Series. [...]

October 31, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, PDF Files

For Holocaust Memorial Lecture, Sarah Wagner tells how DNA technology helped close a painful chapter in Bosnian genocide

Before the breakup of Yugoslavia in 1992, Bosnia was historically a multiethnic region of mostly Christian Orthodox Serbs, Muslim Bosniaks and Roman Catholic Croats. After the breakup, Serbian nationalists living in Bosnia implemented a period of ethnic cleansing against nonSerbian [...]

October 23, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News, PDF Files

Twenty Years Later – Films from the Former Yugoslavia

With the University of Missouri-St. Louis, SLIFF co-presents “Twenty Years Later – Films from the Former Yugoslavia: Ghosts of the Past, Visions of the Future,” which examines cinema’s role in the newly independent countries of the former Yugoslavia. The program [...]

October 23, 2013 Community Events, News, PDF Files