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About jasminatesanovic

Jasmina Tešanović (Serbian: Јасмина Тешановић) (born March 7, 1954) is a feminist, political activist (Women in Black, Code Pink), translator, publisher and filmmaker. She was one of the organizers of the first Feminist conference in Eastern Europe "Drug-ca Zena" in 1978, in Belgrade. With Slavica Stojanovic, she ran the first feminist publishing house in the Balkans "Feminist 94" for 10 years. She is the author of Diary of a Political Idiot, a war diary written during the 1999 Kosovo War and widely distributed on the Internet. Ever since then she has been publishing all her work, diaries, stories and films on blogs and other Internet media.

A Home of One s Own

http://blog.arduino.cc/2014/12/04/casa-jasmina-a-new-domestic-italian-landscape/ Virginia Woolf used to recommend that every woman who writes should have “a room of her own.”  I write a lot, and I’ve lived in palaces and in squats.  But, to tell the truth, I’ve never lived in any … Continue reading

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In guerra andrai/ To War You Go

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/109840605″>In Guerra andrai/ To War You Go</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user690045″>Jasmina Tesanovic</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Now you are here Then off you go To war you go But I don’t know why Now you are here Our last kiss my … Continue reading

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DokuFest: Prizren 2014

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Casa Jasmina

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/108624568″>Bruce Sterling : Casa Jasmina</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user690045″>Jasmina Tesanovic</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

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Big White Face: Hacking War Songs

<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/108423375″>Big White Face</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/user690045″>Jasmina Tesanovic</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p>

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Maker Faire Rome: CasaJasmina

https://www.flickr.com/photos/brucesterling/sets/72157648047705179/ photos by Bruce Sterling Last year, Maker Faire Roma was a Roman colossus, and this year, the second edition, Maker Faire was American in scale, meaning colossal but normally so.   It had the look and feel of  SXSW … Continue reading

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Women Who Loot

Chapter from My Life Withut Me October 5th, 2000, a historical day for Serbia. Where was I? The invisible? I was on BBC, CNN, local TV etc… All day, every hour, with the subtitle: citizens looting the Serbian parliament. Yes, … Continue reading

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