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» Slobodan Praljak 1945-2017 the truth about Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina
Submitted By Darko Žubrinić | Published 11/29/2017 | People , In Memoriam , History , Education , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
On the photo Slobodan Praljak 1945-2017, portrayed by Ante Gotovina. Slobodan Praljak is holder of three academic titles - in Electrical Engineering, in Humanities (Sociology and Philosophy) and from Theatre and Film Academy, all of them from the University of Zagreb. On Carla del Ponte: "If I, by any chance, Slobodan Praljak, had written or said such qualification [see in the article], no matter when, in any form wha
» Mirko Tomasovic 1938-2017 distinguished Croatian literary historian and translator
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 09/8/2017 | People , History , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
A member of Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Mirko Tomasović was the most prolific literary translator from Romance languages in Croatia and distinguished expert in Latinist literature. He left us important studies on the written Croatian and Latin heritage of Marko Marulić (1450-1524), the most important Croatian Renaissance writer. His translations into Croatian include about 20 books of Italian, French, Portuguese, Spa
» University of Zadar to host Inaugural "May of Brešan" in 2018
Submitted By Marko Puljić | Published 08/9/2017 | Bilingual , History , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Ivo Brešan (27 May 1936 - 3 January 2017) was a Croatian playwright, novelist, and screenwriter, known for political satire. From May 18-20, 2018 the University of Zadar will host the the inaugural "May of Brešan", an international academic conference dedicated to examining Brešan's works. Those wanting to participate in the conference have until December 1, 2017 to register.
» Mike Vucelic 1931-2012 Apollo system manager for NASA and Rockwell in charge of 300 NASA engineers
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 06/17/2017 | Science , People , History , Education | Unrated
Milojko Mike Vucelic, born in the town of Garešnica, Croatia, completed the Faculty of Machanical Engineering of the University of Zagreb in 1954. Since January 1962 he worked for Apollo, and subsequently he served as one of directors of the Apollo Program. The mission of Apollo 8 in 1968 was circulating around Moon's orbit with the crew of three astronauts, and Mike Vucelic considers this to be his greatest s
» AMCA Paris organized two lectures dedicated to Croatian Glagolitic Script in May 2017
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 05/19/2017 | History , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Upon the invitation of AMCA Paris (a society of former students of Croatian Universities, living in Paris), Mauricij Frka Petešić and Darko Žubrinić had the honor to deliver a joint lecture entitled "Croatian Glagolitic culture and its European context" (May 4th 2017), with a special emphasis on Croatian-French relations. Two days later, D.Ž. had a short palaeographic course for children about Croatian Glagolitic, b
» International conference in Biograd and Zadar on the phenomenon of glagolitic script in May 12-13th, 2017
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 05/15/2017 | Croatian Language , Science , History , Education , Culture And Arts | Unrated
Thirty three scientists from Croatia, Austria, Italy, Japan, Russia and Slovenia participated at the Conference. It has been superbly organized by the city of Biograd and the University of Zadar (which the oldest Croatian university, founded in 1396), as well as by Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Old Slavonic Insitute, Matrix Croatica Zadar. The Conference was held under auspices of the President
» Marko Veselica 1936-2017 Croatian economist and politician passed away - article by Ante Glibota
Submitted By Akademik Ante Glibota | Published 02/20/2017 | Croatian spirituality , Human Rights , Science , Politics , History , Education | Unrated
Marko Veselica was distinguished Croatian economist and legendary human rights activist who spent 11 years in communist prisons in 1970s and 80s. We provide an article of his close colleague and friend Academician Ante Glibota, vicepresident of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts and Humanity in Paris, written in Croatian language. We also provide the titles of some of Veselica's relevant books and studies.
» 1138 years since the international recognition of Croatia and 25 years since its diplomatic recognition
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 02/12/2017 | Music , History , Education | Unrated
In the 9th century, more specifically, in 879 AD, Croatia obtained its first international recognition when Pope John VIII sent his letters to Croatian prince Branimir (on the photo is a monument from 9th ct bearing his name). Croatia never lost its state continuity, even when it was a part of other empires, kingdoms and states. For example, Croatian Deit is one of the oldest in Europe, and in this sense, Croatia is
» Jean Lunt Marinovic has published One Day in May – Bleiburg 1945
Submitted By Violi Calvert | Published 02/11/2017 | In Memoriam , History , Education | Unrated
The author's mission in 'One Day in May – Bleiburg 1945' is to provide an up-to-date narrative of events known as the 'Bleiburg Tragedy'.  Written in the English language, this 314 page book focuses on the negotiations at the Bleiburg castle, includes maps and photographs, and provides answers to important questions using numerous sources, including British, American and Croatian. The author, Jean Lunt Marinovic, i


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