NOTEBOOK

Notebook is our publication on the ideas and happenings that are shaping the landscapes of society and culture from around the world — an essential resource for a growing global audience that is passionate, sophisticated, and engaged. Our mission is to broaden awareness of movers, shakers and trailblazers who are shaping our cultural legacy.
Madeleine Albright
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Remembering the Honorable Madeleine Albright

To many, Secretary Albright was known as As the first woman U.S. Secretary of State, U.S. Ambassador to the UN, advocate, professor, author, but to the people of Kosovo, Madeleine’s name was synonymous with hope.

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Kosovo Refugees
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Our Fierce Urgency of Now

This is a moment to renew our committed, each of us, in our own ways — as one people, with one destiny, because our power lies in each other.

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igli-mezini-studi
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The World of Igli Mezini

Over the years, Igli Mezini says, everything became much more real and so did the claims for more and more. This was my beginning.

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senator-bob-dole-albanian-institute
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Remembering Bob Dole and One Soldier’s Legacy

Not many of us get to live to see our own legacy play out in such a meaningful, remarkable way. Bob Dole did.

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Iliria Mataj of Tepelena
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Iliria Mataj Knits Her Way Across Tepelenë. Unpicking The Threads of History

Iliria approached us when we entered the compound, curious of the strangers that were visiting the empty site. She immediately rushed to tell us her story as a camp survivor. A story she felt was missing into the void.

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International Women’s Day 2021 — Celebrating Mrika Nikqi

#OurHeroines: This International Womens Day, we’re celebrating Mrika Nikqi, and other strong women and girls who inspire and speak up for an Equal Future!

We join fellow EUNIC members in saluting women who have expanded our sense of actual possibilities.

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Noel Malcolm Lecture
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Sir Noel Malcolm Lecture 2021

Sir Noel Malcolm special lecture on Albanian Studies, with welcoming remarks by General Wesley Clark, and Dr. Elez Biberaj.

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Live Talk
Live Talk

Live Talk — Freddie Leiba x Klara Alba Gordon

Join us for a super exciting Instagram Live with creative director and fashion editor Freddie Leiba in conversation with Klara Alba Gordon.

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