Matica Magazine August & September Double Issue

The issue offers an excellent overview of the successful CHF summer programmes: the jubilee University School of Croatian Language and Culture, the jubilee Little School of Croatian Language and Culture, the Summer School of Croatian Folklore, the Creating Theatre seminar and this year's Task Force.

The August/September double issue of the Croatian Heritage Foundation's monthly magazine is available as of mid September. The issue offers an excellent overview of the successful CHF summer programmes: the jubilee University School of Croatian Language and Culture, the jubilee Little School of Croatian Language and Culture, the Summer School of Croatian Folklore, the Creating Theatre seminar and this year's Task Force. The work of our branch offices in Rijeka and Dubrovnik are featured in articles on the Emigrants' Days festivities in the Kvarner Bay region and a traditional gathering of emigrants from Dubrovnik.

The latest issue also offers a fascinating portrait penned by Matica magazine chief editor Hrvoje Salopek of Mary Valentich, a Canadian with roots in Croatia. Also read about Prime Minister Plenković's visit to Bosnia-Herzegovina, the meetings President Grabar-Kitarović had with Croatians in Australia and New Zealand, the annual meeting of the Croatian World Congress in Vukovar and much, much more.

Also in the issue are the always-current columns Global Croatia (Vesna Kukavica), Click – I'm Going Home (Vesna Kukavica), Movement/Aberration (Šimun Šito Ćorić), Our Towns & Cities (Zvonko Ranogajec), Dates In History (Željko Holjevac), The Apostolic Work of Croatian Nuns Abroad (Jozo Župić) and Let's Talk Croatian (Sanja Vulić).

Read past issues of our monthly magazine online at the Croatian Heritage Foundation portal.

Content
Prime Minister Plenković visits Bosnia-Herzegovina
President Grabar-Kitarović visits Australia and New Zealand
Victory Day celebrated
The President meets with Croatians from the communities abroad
Jubilee CHF Little School
Summer School of Croatian Folklore
Task Force 2017
University School of Croatian Language and Culture
Vukovar: annual meeting of the Croatian World Congress
Days of Croatian Film in Orašje
Creating Theatre on Školjić
CFU Junior Tamfest
Kvarner Bay region Emigrants' Day
Zagreb: Croatian World Games
Mladen Ibler passes away in Denmark
Books: Rome, Not Belgrade
One hundred years since the birth of Većeslav Holjevac
Diaspora and homeland youth student camp
The Croatian roots of Canada's Mary Valentich
A gathering of Dubrovnik's emigrants
The CHF Time Machine
USA: CFU soccer Croatian Cup
A gathering of Ivans in Kupres

COLUMNS
Global Croatia (Vesna Kukavica)
Click – I'm Going Home (Vesna Kukavica)
Movement/Aberration (Šimun Šito Ćorić)
Our Towns & Cities (Zvonko Ranogajec)
Dates In History (Željko Holjevac)
The Apostolic Work of Croatian Nuns Abroad (Jozo Župić)
Let's Talk Croatian (Sanja Vulić)
Croatian Beauty Through the Lens (CNTB)

By: Diana Šimurina-Šoufek