March 2022

The Ethnic Composition of Medieval Epirus

The Ethnic Composition of Medieval Epirus by Brendan Osswald ABSTRACT Medieval Epirus was the melting pot of many migratory inluxes, whether Slav, Vlach, Jewish, Albanian or Italian. Some Greek refugees also found asylum in this province during hard times. The best documented period is that from 1200 onwards. During the last three centuries of the …

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Megleno-Romanians in Gudurica: Language and Identity

Megleno-Romanians in Gudurica: Language and Identity by Annemarie Sorescu-Marinkovic and Mircea Maran The essay describes the Megleno-Romanian community in the village of Gudurica (Serbia, near the border with Romania), which, because of the very small number of members, was so far neglected by researchers. After World War II, starting in 1946, colonists from all regions …

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The Vlachs of North-Eastern Serbia: Fieldwork and Field methods today

The Vlachs of North-Eastern Serbia: Fieldwork and Field methods today by Annemarie Sorescu-Marinkovic Published in: Symposia – Caiete de Etnologie şi Antropologie, Craiova: Muzeul Olteniei, 2006, pp. 125–142. To view the full article, sign up for a fee account at Academia.edu If you already have an account, use the following link to sign in and …

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Aromanian Zoonymica from Kleisoura (prefecture of Kastoria)

Aromanian Zoonymica from Kleisoura (prefecture of Kastoria) by Nikolaos Siokis The animal denominations of Kleisoura remained uninvestigated up till the present times and we should seek the causes of that in the difficult rendering from the Aromanian language that is spoken in the townlet even today. We should also seek causes in the weakness of …

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The Vanishing Aromanian – Table of Contents

Page Numbers: 330 Publication Date: 2018 Publication Name: The Vanishing Aromanian The table of contents for this book is available from Academia.edu To view the full article, sign up for a fee account at Academia.edu If you already have an account, use the following link to sign in and download the article: https://www.academia.edu/35823773/The_Vanishing_Aromanian_CONTENTS?email_work_card=view-paper

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The Memoirs of Cola Nicea: A Case-Study on the Discursive Identity Construction of the Aromanian Armatoles in Early 20th Century Macedonia

The Memoirs of Cola Nicea by Vladimir Creţulescu ABSTRACT: The article begins with a general presentation of Cola Nicea’s Memoirs – the document which is to be investigated using methods drawn from Critical Discource Analysis. The paper continues with a study of the ethnonyms used by Nicea throughout his account, which leads into a discussion …

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The Role of the Vlachs in the Bogomils’ Expansion in the Balkans

The Role of the Vlachs in the Bogomils’ Expansion in the Balkans by Octavian Ciobanu The paper approaches an old idea about the contribution of Vlachs to the spread of Bogomilism in the Balkans. Vlachs and Slavs had the greatest contribution to the expansion of Bogomilism. To explain the role of the Vlachs, the article …

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