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    World of Asylum Seekers and its Image in Media Coverage: Boundaries and Discourses

    The paper I am presenting today is part of my Ph.D. research devoted to asylum seekers in Bulgaria.  My thesis is in the field of social anthropology but I use the multidisciplinary methodology and theory concepts.  The focus of presentation today is asylum seekers and their image in media coverage in Bulgaria. The main research […]

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    The Refugees in a Broken Mirror of Fear

    Legal Definition of refugee: ‘an individual who has left his or her native country and is unwilling or unable to return to it because of persecution or fear of persecution (as because of race, religion, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion) Status of Refugees Convention, 1951 2016 was a record year in […]

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    Final Youth Forum in FYR Macedonia

    “Representation of Minorities in the New Media in Central and East Europe” was the final Youth Forum within the project Youth Challenging Diversity. The forum took place in Skopje, Macedonia (3-4 March, 2016) and gathered 50 young people from 14 countries. The forum enabled the space where main project researcher Marko Troshanovski presented the results […]

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    Third Youth Forum in Sofia

    Highlights from The Third Youth Forum within the project Youth Challenging Diversity took place in Sofia, Bulgaria (4-5 December, 2015) and was on the topic “Stories That Connect, Examples That Direct: Good Practices in Representing Minorities Online”

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    Minorities in Bulgarian (New) Media

      “There is a huge vacuum in the middle in which there are no reasonable, balanced and respectful of human dignity publications and discussions,” shares Ivan Bedrov, Bulgarian journalist from Club Z Magazine and online media. In our conversation with him, as well as with Biser Petkov, who is part of Roma community, we contemplate […]

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