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Photo albums

A record of the life of a community in words is complemented here by a photographic record of that life. These photographs, mostly older, belong to the people we spoke to, and some were collected from old publications and local institutions. It is our goal to...

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About this project

The Preservation of the Vlaški and Žejanski Language project was started in 2005 and was first presented to the community at a meeting held in the Istria Sports Club in Astoria, New York, attended by more than one hundred Istrians, speakers of Vlaški and Žejanski and their family...

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News and events

Documentary film “An Kovačije la Pepo/In Josip’s blacksmith’s shop” at the CIK festival

20. 8. 2016  In the period from August 11 to 13, 2016, the second edition of the Civilisation and Culture Film Festival was held on the Amfiteatar summer stage in Matulji. The first evening of the non-competitive part of the festival started...

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Presentation of the project at the Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America

07.01.2017. On January 5, 2017, Dr. Zvjezdana Vrzić presented the project of documentation of the Vlashki and Zheyanski language at the Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America 2017, held in Austin, Texas, USA. You can view the...

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