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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 Castle

We had a castleA virtual one…xxxx My favorite home castle was in  Cairo, where I grew up as a little girl. I imagined myself as an Ottoman princess from centuries ago, in veils, dancing with dervishes, riding horses in the … Continue reading

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Oral History: Internet

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Moj zivot bez mene, intervju Radio Beograd 2

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Women In Diapers

 While I’m living in pandemic quarantine, my outlook has become virtualized and elementary… a life observed from my screen or my balcony.  Less is more.  Details are the big picture. Art is life.   As the pandemic rules over humankind, … Continue reading

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Surveillance and Women Essays

https://www.societyandspace.org/forums/surveillance-and-repression-of-muslim-minorities MagazineESSAYSBOOK REVIEWSINTERVIEWSFORUMSBOOK REVIEW FORUMSTOPICSFORUMSurveillance and Repression of Muslim Minorities: Xinjiang and BeyondBOOK REVIEW FORUMOur History is the Future by Nick EstesBOOK REVIEWSSpaces of Capital/Spaces of Resistance, Review by Phil RobertsESSAYSDecoding the Social in the Digital DilemmaBOOK REVIEWSThe Eye of … Continue reading

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