Revitalizarea și promovarea patrimoniului cultural al minorităților din Oltenia în contextul diversității culturale

Project launch, Grant SEE-“Revitalization and promotion of minorities cultural patrimony in Oltenia in the context of cultural diversity” (the 29th of January 2015)
29 Jan. 2015

The project launch will be Thursday, the 29th of January 2015, 11.00 a.m., The Bavaria Hotel in Craiova, Caracal Street, No. 3.

The implementation period of the project is 12 months, University of Craiova through The Faculty of Letters is the project promoter and the institutional partners are the Institute of Ethnography and Folklore ”C. Brăiloiu”- Romanian Academy and The Norwegian Institute of Theology in Oslo, Norway.

The project objectives in the long term target:

-the increase of knowledge degree of cultural inheritance of ethnical minorities in Oltenia;

-the development of some cultural events which arouses interest among all minority cultures in Oltenia;

-the promotion of cultural history of ethnical minorities in Oltenia region among the wide public and the highlighting of the role which had and still has the ethnical minorities over the socio-cultural climate in the region;

-the consolidation of bilateral relationships (Romanian-Norwegian) at institutional level, with a focus on the changing of good practices in the cultural domain. 

The results of the activities circumscribed in the project will be: the achievement of an interdisciplinary guide (accompanied by a DVD), which will outline an identity profile relevant for the cultural minorities’ inheritance in a context of cultural diversity, the setting of a Collection of the minorities in Oltenia (hosted by University House) and the creation of a bilingual data base of the minorities in Oltenia.