Melissa Bokovoy

Associate Professor of History

University of New Mexico


Courses Offered

On Sabbatical and in Residence at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 2005-2006

Fellows and Scholars @ the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Publications: Books

Sharing the World Stage:  Biography and Gender in World Civilzation, 2 volumes.  Jane Slaughter, Melissa Bokovoy, Pat Risso, Ping Yao.  Boston:  Houghton Mifflin. Under contract.

Sharing the Stage:  Biography and Gender in Western  Civilzation, 2 volumes.  Jane Slaughter and Melissa Bokovoy. Boston:  Houghton Mifflin, 2003.

Peasants and Communists:  Politics and Ideology in the Yugoslav Countryside, 1941-1953.  Pittsburgh:  University of Pittsburgh Press, 1998.
    1999 Winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies' Barbara Jelavich Prize for distinguished monograph on any aspect of southeast European or Habsburg studies since 1600 or on nineteenth or twentieth-century Ottoman or diplomacy.

State-Society Relations in Yugoslavia, 1945-1992, eds. Melissa K. Bokovoy, Jill Irvine, and Carol Lilly.  New York:  St. Martin's Press, 1997.

Favorite Links

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)--Europe
Welcome to FreeB92:  Serbia’s Free Radio Station
World War I - Trenches on the Web

Contact Information

E-mail address

Web address

Office phone

Mesa Vista Hall 2080
(505) 277-7854
(505) 277-2451

Current Projects

In Preparation:  Politics of Commemoration:  Memory and Mourning in Serbia and Croatia, 1919-1941

Educational Information

Ph.D., 1991, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, East European History since 1453.

M.A., 1987, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, History.

B.A., 1983, Pomona College, Claremont, CA 91711, History. 


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