In the latest issue read all about the one hundredth anniversary of the Croatian church of Sts Cyril and Methodius in New York, a folklore review in Germany’s Filderstadt and the Allegory and Arcadia exhibition at Zagreb’s Klovićevi Dvori gallery.

The eleventh 2013 issue of Matica magazine was released in mid November, as usual featuring many fascinating articles from the homeland and around the world. The cover photo features traditional toys from the Hrvatsko Zagorje region in northern Croatia from the feature article on Croatian toys inducted into the UNESCO list of intangible cultural heritage. Also in the latest issue read all about the one hundredth anniversary of the Croatian church of Sts Cyril and Methodius in New York, a folklore review in Germany’s Filderstadt, the Allegory and Arcadia exhibition at Zagreb’s Klovićevi Dvori gallery and much, much more.
Dear Matica magazine readers around the world, it is in your interest and ours that our monthly records every notable event from the places you live. We invite you, therefore, to work with us. Write us news items and send photos—work with us in creating the content of Matica magazine, by writing about what you would like to read about. Let’s make Matica a real bridge of Croatian unity.

Content:
Germany: folklore review in Filderstadt
CHF: Pannonian Chronicle promo
A visit to the Croatians of the southern USA
USA: CFU culture tour
German MP Juratović in Zagreb
2014 Croatian World Games
New York Croatian parish celebrates anniversary
Monograph on the Little School of Croatian Language & Culture presented
Jubilee poet’s meeting in Rovinj
Archaeological discovery in Kordun
Croatian Catholic Mission of Maribor: Prayer for the victims of Communism
An interview with Ruža Studer from Switzerland
Promo: The Shackled Church in Croatia
Croatian Herald on Montenegro celebrates anniversary
Croatian traditional toys
Germany: pilgrimage to Kevelaer
Croatian-German writer Ruža Kanitz
In memoriam: Ivana Mustapić
The CHF time machine
CHF: Herman Hemetek exhibition
Zagreb: Allegory and Arcadia exhibition
Ante Čipčić, a Croatian emigrant in Angola
A book on the Ramparts of Love campaign
A new book by Chile’s Oscar Bradasic
A monograph on the City of Gospić
Singer Vinko Coce dead at 59

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

Text by: Hrvoje Salopek