Staff – University of Copenhagen

Tea Sindbæk Andersen

Tea Sindbæk Andersen

Assistant professor

Tea’s research focuses on the contemporary history of Southeastern Europe, especially on issues related to uses of history, cultural memory, identity politics and popular culture in the Yugoslav area. She is the author of Usable History? Representations of Yugoslavia’s difficult past from 1945 to 2002 (Aarhus University Press 2012) and, with Barbara Törnquist-Plewa, editor of Disputed Memory. Emotions and memory politics in Central, Eastern and South-eastern Europe (De Gruyter 2016) and The Twentieth Century in European Memory: Transcultural Mediation and Reception (Brill 2018). From 2012 to 2016 she was vice-chair of the European research network In Search of Transcultural Memory in Europe funded by EU/COST. Tea is a member of the executive committee of the Memory Studies Association (MSA).

Selected publications

  1. Published

    ‘A Croatian champion with a Croatian name’: national identity and uses of history in Croatian football culture

    Sindbæk, T. 2013 In : Sport in Society. 16, 8, p. 1009-1024 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  2. Published

    Usable History? Representations of Yugoslavia's difficult past - from 1945-2002

    Sindbæk, T. 2012 Aarhus: Aarhus Universitetsforlag. 248 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBookResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Die Vergangenheit nationalisieren: Kroatien, Serbien und Bosnien schreiben die gemeinsame Geschichte des Socialistischen Jugoslawien neu

    Sindbæk, T. 2014 In : Jahrbuch fuer Historische Kommunismusforschung. p. 77-92 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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