The “Crossing Roads: Civil Society and Academia” round table took place at the Rijeka City Hall on September 14th, 2016, as a part of the CAS SEE “Rethinking Politics of Diversity” summer school program, organised in cooperation with the Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory, University of Belgrade, Friedrich Ebert Stiftung – Zagreb, University Paris 8, Vincennes-St Denis and Center for Women’s Studies, University of Rijeka.
Hosted by Vojko Obersnel, M.Sc., Mayor, City of Rijeka, the round table participants examined the complex relationship between the academia and the civil society, providing their unique visions and sketching out possibilities of advanced cooperation on the basis of their experiences of being members of these intertwined communities.
Doris Kramaric / PaRiter, Rijeka
Lorena Zec / SOS Rijeka – centre for nonviolence and human rights
Vedran Obucina / Institute for European and Globalisation Studies
Nebojša Zelic / Faculty for Philosophy and Social Sciences, University of Rijeka
Bojana Culum / Faculty for Philosophy and Social Sciences, University of Rijeka
Moderator: Danko Zitinic / University of Rijeka