The latest issue features an English language report ahead of the CFU Junior Tamburitza Festival in Zagreb and articles on the Croatian Culture Week in Darmstadt, the visit by the head of the State Office for Croatians Abroad Darija Krstičević to South America, the Croatian Culture Congress in Maribor and much, much more.

 

 

This year’s sixth issue of Matica magazine was released in mid June, as usual featuring many fascinating articles from the homeland and around the world. The cover photo is of the Pittsburgh home office of the Croatian Fraternal Union of America from the English language feature report ahead of the CFU Junior Tamburitza Festival in Zagreb. The latest issue also offers articles on the Croatian Culture Week in Darmstadt, the visit by the head of the State Office for Croatians Abroad Darija Krstičević to South America, the Croatian Culture Congress in Maribor and much, much more.
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Content

Darmstadt: Croatian Culture Week
Vienna: CHF director’s working visit
HMI: Dubravko Naumov exhibition
Subotica: Croatians in Vojvodina, a miscellany
HMI Split: Diary of the trip to Argentina
Rijeka: The Great Wave, a monograph
What is Croatia’s real place in the EU?
CWC on the verdict in the case of the “Group of Six”
Youth emigration from Croatia
Krstičević visits the Croatians of South America
Maribor: Croatian Culture Congress in Slovenia
Books: Augustin Blazović—writer and spiritual guardian
Vintner Miljenko Grgich celebrates 90th birthday
Prominent Srijem Croat Ivan Bonus passes away
The CHF time machine
Special English-language feature on CFU festival
Stunning Croatia
Blago Krešić, a returnee from the USA
Foreign statespeople of Croatian extraction
Split: Soprano Cynthia Hansell Bakić
Bosnia-Herzegovina: museum of the Franciscan monastery of Tolisa
Advisory board for Croatians abroad established

Columns
Global Croatia (Vesna Kukavica)
Movement/Aberration (Šimun Šito Ćorić)
Our Towns & Cities (Zvonko Ranogajec)
Dates In History (Željko Holjevac)
Let’s Talk Croatian (Sanja Vulić)
Voice from Abroad (Jozo Župić)