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Michel Dahamani Gatlif: The Persistence of Memory, Light, and Transnationalism

The Romani people, also known as Gypsies, historically, became widely dispersed ethnic segment throughout the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe.  The Gypsies arrived in Europe from the Middle East in the fourteenth century, either separating from the Dom people or very closely having a similar history. Genetic findings in 2012, suggest they originated in […]

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