Christmas issue of Matica magazine available

In the latest issue of Matica magazine also read all about the Croatian Minorities Forum at the CHF, the commemorative event for the fallen in Vukovar staged in Munich, the anniversary of the Kolovrat Croatian association of Luzern in Switzerland, the Christmas traditions in the village of Hrvatska Tišina in the Bosanska Posavina region and much, much more.

Vjera Zlatar Montan passes away in Chile

Ms Zlatar Montan, an archaeologist with roots on the island of Brač, passed away in her 89th year, on the 2nd of December, in Antofagasta where she will be buried. She worked as a researcher at the Archaeological Institute in Antofagasta (1974 to 1985). She was the author of significant books on the immigration of Croatians to the north of Chile.

Evening of poetry in Ljubljana

The promotion of Croatian Culture Society of Ljubljana member Katica Pavkić Špiranec’s book The Broad Spirit of the Slavonians included the participation of the HKDU Novo Mesto – Hrvatski Pleter vocal ensemble, MFD Ljubljana – Fijolice vocal ensemble, HKDM Ljubljana – Đilkoši instrumental ensemble and guest poets Magdalena Teufel from Đakovo and Stipe Cvitan from Piran.

Invitation to next year’s 19th Rešetari Meeting of Poets

The sponsors of the collection of poetry are the Croatian Heritage Foundation and Brod-Posavina County, joined by co-sponsor the Municipality of Rešetari. The publisher is KLD Rešetari of Rešetari, with Ivan De Villa serving as the volume’s editor. The selection of submissions will be by writers Ivan Slišurić, Stipan Blažetin and Đuro Vidmarović.