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50th anniversary on the Declaration on the name and position of the Croatian literary language

On the 17th of March 1967 one of the most important documents in the history of Croatian language was published in a weekly magazine Telegram: The Declaration on the name and position of the Croatian literary language. The Declaration called for the equality of the four standard languages of SFRY, one of them being Croatian, and

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Public lecture: “Reflections of linguistic and cultural diversity in popular culture in Croatia”

You are invited to the Department of International Studies: Languages and Cultures research seminar To be presented by : Dr Lidija Cvikić University of Zagreb, Faculty of Teacher Education “Reflections of linguistic and cultural diversity in popular culture in Croatia” Date: Friday 28th October 2016 Time: 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Place: W6B201 Faculty Tute Room  

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AGM 2016

The CSF AGM 2016 took place on the 6th November 2016 at the Croatian Club Punchbowl. The Governing Council executives and directors for 2017 are: John Gavljak, President Dr Danijel Dzino, Vice-president Christine Klaricich – Treasurer Dr Jasna Novak Milic, Secretary Jagoda Basic  – Director Ana Bruning – Director Marko Jakovac, Director Helena Lasan  –

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Youth Language Camp (8 – 18), Macquarie Uni

SOHEŠ – Središnji odbor hrvatskih etničkih škola Zaklada Hrvatskih studija – Croatian Studies Foundation O Hrvatskoj na hrvatskom Croatian two-day youth camp For students from 8 to 18 Tuesday 27th – Wednesday 28th   September 2016 9.30 a.m. – 3.30 p.m. Macquarie University, WA6 Experienced teachers providing engaging content, catering for beginners to fluent speakers. $50

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Writing and Art Competition – Winners!

As previously announced, The Consulate General of the Republic of Croatia Sydney in collaboration with the Croatian Studies Foundation and the Croatian Studies Centre Macquarie University have organised a writing and art competition for children ages 5 to 18 in NSW. We have received 27 entries in three categories: Essay, Photography and Poster/Drawing. The jury, comprising of

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