Seeing each other: nesting orientalisms and internal Balkanism among the Albanians and South Slavs in the former Yugoslavia

@inproceedings{Hetemi2015SeeingEO,
  title={Seeing each other: nesting orientalisms and internal Balkanism among the Albanians and South Slavs in the former Yugoslavia},
  author={Atdhe Hetemi},
  year={2015}
}
The article examines the role of the Orientalist and Balkanist discourse in the Former Yugoslavia with a particular focus on Albanians. Western Orientalist and Balkanist stereotypes in the Yugoslavia are examined arguing that the Orientalism and Balkanism of peoples living in the Yugoslavia was and is viewed differently from Western standards and by the peoples living in the Yugoslavia in the way how they perceive each other. In addition, this article analyzes the perceptions of Albanians… CONTINUE READING

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