Mevorah Vera

Research Fellow
veramevorah@gmail.com, vera.mevorah@instifdt.bg.ac.rs

 

 

CURRICULUM VITAE (pdf)


 

PhD thesis
 “Internet and art in Serbia 1996 – 2013 – Art Discourses on Internet in Serbia”, University of Arts in Serbia/Center for Interdisciplinary Studies, Art and Media Theory (2016)

 

BA/MA
Department of Music Performance – Flute, Faculty of Music, University of Arts in Belgrade (2009)

 

Research Area

Vera Mevorah holds a PhD in Art and Media Theory. She was granted title of research fellow in the field of cultural studies and drama arts by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development of the Republic of Serbia. Her PhD thesis is a pioneer study of the development of Internet and digital culture in art and cultural sphere in Serbia. She’s been active in the field of informal education, music performance and music education for over 15 years. Her second main filed of research is Holocaust and Holocaust representation studies. Her research interest also includes: new media studies, digital humanities, new musicology, contemporary art and art theory.

 

Selected publications

(2019) – with Nina Mihaljinac, “Broken promises of Internet and Democracy: Internet art in Serbia, 1996-2014”, SAGE, Media Culture and Society, https://doi.org/10.1177/0163443719831177.

(2018) „Virtual memory: Holocaust education in the Information age“ in Nevena Daković and Vera Mevorah (eds.) Markers of Memory: Jewish Heritage and the Holocaust, Jevrejski istorijski muzej u Beogradu.

(2018) – with Nevena Daković (eds.), Markers of Memory: Jewish Heritage and the Holocaust, Beograd: Jevrejski istorijski muzej Saveza jevrejskih opština Srbije.

(2016) „Internet art in institutional framework: The future and challenges of digital art in Serbia“, Beograd: Zbornik radova Fakulteta dramskih umetnosti, No 29.

(2016) „Turbo-folk – Balkanism, orientalism and otherness“, Kultura, br. 151.

(2016) „Seriousness of Play: Video game Art in Serbia“, Media Archeology: Memory, Media and Culture in the Digital Age, Daković, N., Nikolić, M., Rogač Mijatović, Lj. (eds.), Belgrade; Faculty of Dramatic Arts, 184-193. ISBN 978-86-82101-61-1.

(2015) „Widewalls.ch – Serbia between contemporary art, capitalism and globalization” (srb,), Antropologija: Časopis Instituta za etnologiju i antropologiju Filozofskog fakulteta u Beogradu, No 15, Vol. 2, 23-46, ISSN 1452-7243.

(2015) „Paolo Virno: Art between work, politics and thought“, in Dedić Nikola, Pantić Rade i Nikolić Sanela (ed.), Marxist esthetics, philosophy and theory after 1950, Beograd: Orion Art i Fakultet za medije i komunikacije.

(2014) – with Sonja Viličić, Dragana Stojanović and Đenka Mihajlović, Portraits and memories of the Jewish Community of Serbia befor the Holocaust: Handbook for Teachers, Beograd: Savez jevrejskih opština Srbije.

(2014) – with Stojanović Dragana, „Portraits and Memories of the Jewish Community in Serbia before the Holocaust: Facing the inscription of Holocaust in the postmemory media representation contexts“ in Nevena Daković (ed.), Representation of the Holocaust in the Balkans in Arts and Media, 2014, Belgrade: Diskurs, Faculty of Dramatic Arts.

 

Other Professional Activities

She is a collaborator of NGO Haver Srbija, NGO Center for Holocaust Research and Education and Terraforming Network Novi Sad – Amsterdam – Stockholm. She is a member of two research units of the Institute for Philosophy and Social Theory: EduLab: Educational Strategies Laboratory and ShoahLab: Holocaust Research Laboratory.

 

Additional information

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/vera-mevorah-67343358
Academia.edu: https://uartsinbelgrade.academia.edu/VeraMevorah