Karin Hofmeisterová

office
156
email
hofmeisterova@ufal.mff.cuni.cz
phone
+420 951 554 391
address
Malostranské náměstí 25
118 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

Main Research Interests

Modern History of Southeastern, Eastern and Central Europe, Religion, Orthodox Church, Memory, Oral History

Curriculum Vitae

Education:

  •  2014 - now: Ph.D. candidate, International Area Studies, Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague. Dissertation title: The Serbian Orthodox Church`s Interpretations of the Past and Its Involvement in Mnemonic Practices in the Post-Milošević Period 

  • 2015: PhDr, Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague.

  • 2014: M.A, Balkan, Eurasian, and Central European Studies, Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague. Thesis title: The Serbian Orthodox Church under Milošević’s Regime.

  • 2011: B.A, International Area Studies, Institute of International Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University, Prague. Thesis title: The Depiction of National Stereotypes on the Bosnian War via Regional Cinematography.

 

 

Selected Bibliography

  • The Emergence of the Serbian Orthodox Church from the Ashes of Yugoslav Socialism: Religion as a Chain of Martyrial Memory.” In Malach Center for Visual History on its 10th Anniversary: Compendium of Papers of the Prague Visual History and Digital Humanities Conference 2020, edited by Jiří Kocián, Jakub Mlynář, and Petra Hoffmannová. Prague: Matfyzpress, 2020​.
  • The Serbian Orthodox Church’s Involvement in Carrying the Memory of the Holocaust“. Südosteuropa 67, no. 4 (2020): 500-533, doi:10.1515/soeu-2019-0038.
  • The Voices of Greek Child Refugees in Czechoslovakia”- co-authored with Kateřina Králová, Journal of Modern Greek Studies 38, no. 1 (2020): 131-158, doi:10.1353/mgs.2020.0007.
  • Religious nationalism and primacy in World Orthodoxy: the case of the Serbian Church at the pan-Orthodox Council in Crete”, Religion, State and Society 47, no. 3 (2019): 341-357.
  • The Picture of Jews in the Serbian Orthodox Church's Narrative of the Holocaust.” In Populizam, izbeglička kriza, religija, mediji. Filozofski fakultet u Novom Sadu, Centar za istraživanje religije, politike I društva. Novi Sad: 2017.
  •  “Koncept „symfonie církve a státu“ v srbském prostředí a jeho vliv na utváření postoje Srbské pravoslavné církve k jugoslávské krizi [The Concept of “Symphony Between the Church and State” in the Serbian Orthodox Milieu and its Influence on the Serbian Orthodox Church].” Slovanský přehled 103, no. 2 (2017): 285–317.
  •  “Židé v jihovýchodní Evropě: Jugoslávie [Jews in South-East Europe: Yugoslavia].” In Návraty: Poválečná rekonstrukce a paměť židovských komunit SJVE [Returns: Post-War Reconstruction and Memory of Jewish Communities in South-East Europe], edited by Kateřina Králová and Hana Kubátová. Prague: Karolinum, 2016.
  •  “Roma [Roma] and Juden [Jews].” In Minderheiten im sozialistischen Jugoslawien. Brüderlichkeit und Eigenheit [National Minorities in Socialist Yugoslavia], edited by Kateřina Králová, Jiří Kocián and Kamil Pikal. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Vlg., 2016.