Sarajevo Calling-logo

Sarajevo Calling

News & Politics Podcasts

Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks.

Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks.

Location:

United States

Description:

Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks.

Language:

English


Episodes

Balkan Baking News Roundup

1/30/2020
What's behind the apparent breakthrough in Kosovo-Serbia relations, as brokered by the new U.S. Presidential envoy Richard Grenell -- and what happened to the EU in the process? And what exactly is happening in the Sarajevo Canton and who - if anyone - presently constitutes the government? All this and a lot of terrible puns, this week on "Sarajevo Calling". Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western...

Duration:00:53:41

State-Sponsored Secular Spectacular

12/29/2019
This week on “Sarajevo Calling”, the boys count down the big political stories of the year while discussing the particular and peculiar culture surrounding the marking of New Year’s Eve in the Western Balkans. And all of this with a spread of musical interludes! Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with...

Duration:01:09:17

Dignity, Humiliation, and Tents

12/9/2019
What are the intersections between dignity and humiliation, on the one hand, and pervasive patterns of corruption and dignity, on the other, in the Western Balkans? Will there ever be a "revolution of dignity" in this region? And what would that require? This week, with heads held high, on "Sarajevo Calling". This time, we are asking you to consider making a donation to the humanitarian aid efforts after the most recent deadly earthquake in Albania, in lieu of your support for our podcast....

Duration:00:56:24

Macron Says "Nah"

10/22/2019
French obstruction of the start of EU accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania, a second U.S. Special Envoy for the Western Balkans region, elections and coalition making in Kosovo, and the question that has plagued philosophers since the dawn of organized political life: what's the difference between a pundit and analyst? It's Sarajevo Calling, Lucky No. 13. Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the...

Duration:00:55:32

Balkan Cinema, Part 1 of 7,841

9/29/2019
The boys dip their toes into film criticism, with a scattershot overview some well known - and a few less well known - foreign and domestic films dealing with the contemporary Western Balkans. Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes...

Duration:00:58:58

All Eyez on Tank Talk

9/5/2019
What can we expect from the new U.S. Special Representative for the Western Balkans Matthew Palmer? What's behind the recent tank-tractor schism between Serbian and Croatian soccer fans? And will Bosnia ever see a new government formed? All this and a brand new mid-episode jingle on Episode 11 of Sarajevo Calling. Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar...

Duration:00:58:54

Bosnia, Out & Proud!

8/19/2019
Is the upcoming Bosnian Pride a socio-political game changer in the region's central polity? Can the struggle for LGBT rights help deliver greater civil rights for all Bosnians and Herzgovinians? And how do we square the bigoted comments of North Macedonia's PM with his government's recent reform push? It's all LGBT topics on Sarajevo Calling's jubilee 10th episode. To help celebrate, remember to check us out on Twitter, Facebook, Spotify, and TuneIn, while also visiting our Patreon...

Duration:00:58:08

APC-lypse Now-ish

8/1/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:01:03:06

101 Dalmatian Recessions?!

7/17/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:01:04:09

Emigration Me Crazy

7/4/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:00:59:54

Sistine Schisms, Oh My!

6/25/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:01:02:18

Corruption & Equine Suicide

6/7/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:00:58:47

Yugonostalgia

5/23/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling posts new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, please remember to follow us on Twitter and Facebook and check out our Patreon page.

Duration:00:47:57

Sarajevo Calling Episode 3 Recap

5/18/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, make sure you follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Duration:00:06:10

"Westeros is the Heart of Serbia"

5/9/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. And while you're here, remember to check us out on Twitter, Facebook, as well as subscribe to our show on your favorite podcast platform.

Duration:00:52:50

Sarajevo Calling Episode 2 Recap

5/1/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, make sure you follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Duration:00:05:02

Protests, Parties & Yogurt

4/23/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, make sure you follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Duration:00:50:34

Sarajevo Calling Episode 1 Recap

4/14/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, make sure you follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Duration:00:05:25

Spy Games & Paramilitaries

4/12/2019
Sarajevo Calling is a podcast about Southeast European affairs, focusing in particular on the contemporary politics of the Western Balkans. Hosted by journalist Aleksandar Brezar and political scientist Jasmin Mujanović, and with graphics provided by Boris Stapić, Sarajevo Calling will post new episodes every two weeks. While you're here, make sure you follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Duration:00:44:18