Presentation of the book "Undo the ethnic border" (Zhbërja e Kufirit Etnik)


The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES)




The Embassy of the Republic of Albania in Slovenia 



in the cycle "Western Balkan and the EU”


cordially invites you to the presentation of the book by Prof. Dr. Martin Berishaj entitled


Undo the ethnic border

(Zhbërja e Kufirit Etnik)


Saturday, 1 July 2017, at 11.00 h , at hotel "Lev", 13th Floor,

Room "Grad", Vošnjakova 1, Ljubljana.


A few days ago an interesting book by Prof. Dr. Martin Berishaj entitled "Undo the ethnic border” (original in Albanian language Zhbërja e Kufirit Etnik) was published by Toena from Tirana. Dr. Berishaj is a full-time professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences of the University of Pristina and director of the research institute Albanica in Ljubljana.

Prof. Dr. Ernest Petrič, who review the book, wrote among others: Dr. Martin Berishaj in his study: "Undo the ethnic border" opens a new chapter in border studies. His modern multidisciplinary approach and his understanding of the state borders in the European context which is pursued in his study and which in fact means the endeavor to eliminate, “to undo” the borders also in the consciousness of people concerned is a significant scientific contribution to the prospects of peace among peoples in the Balkans.

The book will be discussed at the round table by:

-         Prof. dr. Martin Berishaj, author of the book

-         Ambassador Pëllumb Qazimi, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania to the Republic Slovenia

-         Irena Toçi, publisher of the book, "Toena", Tirana


The round table will be held in Slovene/Albanian language and in English, conversation with the participants will be moderated by Bakhatyar Aljaf.


Live Stream link:


Please take your seat at the hall at the latest by 10.55 h.


Attendance is free of charge, but we ask you to confirm your participation at telephone number (01) 430 15 33 or at  




Ljubljana, 23.06.2017