Museums in Albania
babelmed - 11/03/2010
The survey identifies ways of matching support to existing needs by giving a fuller picture of what is available at present in terms of funding opportunities and comes as a response to the claims of cultural operators in the region that insufficient resources are invested in cultural cooperation, despite the fact that such cooperation is of fundamental importance to the democratisation and reconciliation of the societies of South East Europe.
In the northern mountain villages of Albania, some women “become men” to escape the harsh traditions of the patriarchal society. Taking an oath of virginity, they dress, work and live like men.
The process of radical changes Albania has undergone in the last fourteen tears, is accompanied by a multitude of new forms of expressing reactions over the shaping of Albania’s reality and its future.