Join the mailing list. Enter your e-mail.

PHOTOS

Dancing Shoulder to Shoulder in the Kolo

Kolo Sumejja women freed from the tedium of daily life but not disengaged from the living or the dead tie past, prsent and future in the South Slavic folk dance


The rhythm of both the community and individual as they dance the narratives of the course of the life such as; planting and harvest, seasonal festive rites, family traditions and even festivals honoring divine figures with the Day of Bread and Mother Mary for the Croatians, swell through all collectives as an extension of personhood beyond the confines placed on their female gender.



..


In accordance with 17 USC 107, material on this website is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes. The operators of this website may have no affiliation whatsoever with the originator of some of the articles or images presented on this website, nor is this website necessarily endorsed or sponsored by the originators of some of the articles or images. Whenever possible, links to original source material are provided as a convenience to our readers and allow for verification of authenticity. However, as originating source pages are often updated by their originating host sites, the versions posted here may not match the versions our readers view when clicking the links to the original source material.