Bulgarian Folklore
Journal of Folkloristics, Ethnology, Anthropology and Arts

Published by the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore Studies with Ethnographic Museum
at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences


Bulgarian Folklore

Vol. XLV, 2019, Issue 1


Editor: Mila Santova

Mila Santova. Introduction

Mila Santova. The Chitalishte: Transmission, Unity, Institution


Silvena Bayrakova. Chitalishta as Part of the Development of the Civil Society in Bulgaria in the Period from 1878 to 1944


Stela Nenova. Communities and the Chitalishte Institution in the Process of Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage – Regulations and Practices


Silva Nalbantyan-Hacheryan. Annual Municipal Programs for the Development of the Activities of the Chitalishta in the Context of Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage


Margarita Karamihova, Petko St. Petkov. Chitalishta and Contemporary University Education. Case Study – St. st. Cyril and Methodius University of Veliko Tarnovo


Plamena Zayachka. Communities and Heritage Right in the Council of Europe Convention on the Value of Cultural Heritage for Society


Book Reviews

Elya Tsaneva. Between the Visible and the Invisible: The Intangible Cultural Heritage and the Museum. Editors: Mila Santova (lead editor), Iveta Todorova-Pirgova, Mirena Staneva. Sofia: Prof. Marin Drinov Publishing House of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2018

Anelia Kasabova. Bulgarian Ethnology in the Beginning of the 21st century – Theory and Practice. Proceedings of the Conference in Memoriam of Prof. Stoyan Genchev Dedicated to His 80th Anniversary, 24–25 March 2016, Sofia, IEFSEM – BAS. Ed. Valentina Vaseva. Sofia: Prof. Marin Drinov Publishing House of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, 2017


Evgenia Grancharova. 26th International Festival of the Children of the Mountains. Second International Scientific Conference “Child Folklore between Tradition and Modernity”, 22–29 July 2018, Novi Sonch, Poland

In memoriam

Doroteya Dobreva. About Ines Köhler-Zülch – Acknowledged Researcher, Respected and Loved Colleague and True Friend of Bulgaria (1941–2019)

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