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Published: 18 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478003274-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0327-4
Published: 24 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394617-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9461-7
...introduction THE ROAD TO BULGARIA, 1983–1990 In September of 1989 I dropped out of college and left the country because I thought the world was going to end. I was only nineteen years old and had little money. I was alone and knew no one in Europe, but none...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397885-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9788-5
... DONNA A. BUCHANAN Wedding Musicians, Political Transition, and National Consciousness in Bulgaria This essay examines the interface of political ideology, social identity, and musical expression in Bulgaria during the nation's...
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397885-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9788-5
... CAROL SILVERMAN Music and Marginality: Roma (Gypsies) a/Bulgaria and Macedonia In an effort to counter the tendency of scholars studying politics to marginalize music and other expressive arts, this volume illustrates how music is...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a detailed account of Frank Thompson’s mission in Bulgaria and his time with the Yugoslav partisans in Bulgarian-occupied Serbia in the spring of 1944. ...
Published: 01 January 1994
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7954-6
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter includes biographical information about Assen Lagadinov, a communist activist and partisan in Bulgaria, interwoven with more history about Bulgaria in World War II and the Bulgarian Holocaust. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter includes biographical information about Kostadin Lagadinov and the Lagadinov family from Razlog, Bulgaria, mixed in with some history of World War II in the Balkans. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a description of a women’s history seminar in 2012 discussing how to write an objective account of Bulgaria’s communist past. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a biography of Frank Thompson from his birth through his enlistment in September 1939. It discusses Thompson’s military career and his personal letters, poems, and diaries leading up to his mission in Bulgaria. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a description of the final days of Frank Thompson in Bulgaria, and his illegal murder at the hands of Bulgarian soldiers in violation of the terms of the Geneva Convention. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a conversation with Elena Lagadinova in 2010. Lagadinova was the young female partisan fighting in Bulgaria during World War II who went on to become a genetic scientist and the president of the Committee of the Bulgarian Women’s Movement for twenty-two years between 1968 and1990. ...
Published: 26 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375821-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7582-1
... This chapter is a conversation with a former member of the Bulgarian Women’s Committee who continues to be active with nongovernmental organizations in Bulgaria. It includes a detailed discussion of the domestic work of the Women’s Committee and the need for continuing activism. ...
... 1939. It discusses Thompson’s military career and his personal letters, poems, and diaries leading up to his mission in Bulgaria. This chapter includes biographical information about Kostadin Lagadinov and the Lagadinov family from Razlog, Bulgaria, mixed in with some history of World War II in...
... This chapter is a conversation with Elena Lagadinova in 2010. Lagadinova was the young female partisan fighting in Bulgaria during World War II who went on to become a genetic scientist and the president of the Committee of the Bulgarian Women’s Movement for twenty-two years between 1968...
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By Kristen Ghodsee
Published: 12 October 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387176-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8717-6
... and Economic Transition: Mobsters and Mail-Order Brides in Bulgaria Berkeley Center for Slavic and Eastern European Studies Newsletter (fall 2000): 5–7, 10–13, »socrates.berkeley.edu/@iseees/publications2.html…. 3 National Statistical Institute, Employment and Unemployment 4/2003...
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By Swanee Hunt
Published: 08 November 2004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8606-3
... bulgaria d r i a sandzak t montenegro Sofia...
Published: 24 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394617-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9461-7
... the city, being the rainmaker for his firm. Apparently he was really good at this; he never seemed to have a shortage of clients. That was how business in Bulgaria was done. You had to drink with people if you wanted them to hire you. On the days when I was not in Madan, I would drop o√ my...
Published: 24 August 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394617-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9461-7
...afterword LOST IN TRANSITION, 2010 In the fall of 2009, just a few months after the u2 concert in Zagreb, my phone started ringing and a few perplexed colleagues asked me, ‘‘What the hell is going on with Bulgaria The question was prompted by a new study that...
Published: 12 October 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822387176-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8717-6
... have stayed the same. Receptionists in the four-star hotels in Bulgaria are very high in the employee hierarchy in most of the resorts. As under communism, they must have a university-level education in tourism, which, in Bulgaria, is a serious academic degree in either geography or economics. They...