Volume 1, Number 8, Spring/Summer 2003:

"...spies, deserters and undesirable persons...",
the Gypsies of Cyprus, 1322-2003

by Adrian Marsh and Elin Strand

In this article the writers/researchers outline the preliminary findings from their research trip to the Northern area of Cyprus, the aims and objectives. They particularly describe the three groups of Gypsies present on the island, the Ghurbeti or Turkish-speaking Muslim Gypsies, the Mandi or Greek-speaking Christian Gypsies and the Romanlar, Turkish-speaking Gypsies from Anatolia.

Recollections of Nabil Sobhi Hanna
by Bernhard Streck

Personal recollections of Nabil Sobhi Hanna presented at the International Romani Studies Conference, Istanbul, April 11-12, 2003. The conference, sponsored by the Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul, was held in memory of Nabil Sobhi Hanna and Angus Fraser.

The Current Situation of the Dom in Jordan
by Allen Williams

An expanded version of a paper presented at the International Romani Studies Conference, Istanbul, April 11-12, 2003 outlining basic demographics, social interaction and community leadership among the Dom in Jordan.

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