Edin Hajdarpasic is associate professor of history at Loyola University Chicago. He is the author of Whose Bosnia? Nationalism and Political Imagination in the Balkans, 1840-1914 (Cornell, 2015). His book, which examined the competing national movements in the Ottoman and Habsburg Balkan provinces, was the winner of the Rothschild Book Prize in Nationalism and Ethnic Studies from the Association for the Study of Nationalities (ASN, 2016). His current research project explores the lives of European intellectuals who converted to Islam in the early twentieth century and especially after the First World War, raising questions about identity, othering, and historical memory.
Loyola University Chicago