Iva Lucic Receives Westinska Prize for Her Dissertation

iva-lucic-fotoThe IWM is happy to announce that IWM Visiting Fellow Iva Lucic from the Department of History at the University of Uppsala has been awarded a prize by the Royal Society of Sciences for her “outstanding dissertation”. The society annually awards a prize to two doctoral dissertations, known as the Westinska Prize.

Her project at the IWM entitled “Contested Nature. Forestry Management in Bosnia under Austro-Hungarian Rule, 1878-1918” aims at writing an environmentally inspired colonial history of the Balkans.