A great man is one who collects knowledge the way a bee collects honey and uses it to help people overcome the difficulties they endure - hunger, ignorance and disease!
- Nikola Tesla

Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.
- Franklin Roosevelt

While their territory has been devastated and their homes despoiled, the spirit of the Serbian people has not been broken.
- Woodrow Wilson

Available Back Issues 1996

SERB WORLD U.S.A. November/December 1996 vol. XIII, no. 2

  • "Aliquippa: Of Serbs and Steel, Part I" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Christmas in Montenegro and the Bay of Kotor" by Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic, 1837, translation by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: Knez Jakovac" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Chocolate Torta" from From Our Mothers' Kitchen Recipe Book
  • "Christmas Poems from Vuk" from a collection by Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic, translated by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: Steve 'Tom-Tom' Lalich" by Michael “Charlie” Vukobratovich
  • "Serbian Christmas Customs" by Father Vojislav Dosenovich
  • "On a Hill Above the Bay: St. John the Baptist Serbian Church of San Francisco" by Robert P. Gakovich
  • "A Knock at the Door" (Christmas in Belgrade, 1949) by Miki Prijic Knezevic
  • "Good Morning, Belgrade" by Dusan Radovic, translated by Slavica Zecevic-Pralica
  • "A Montenegrin Tragedy in the Colorado Coalfields, 1910" by Philip D. Hart

SERB WORLD U.S.A. September/October 1996 vol. XIII, no. 1

  • "Deciphering the Balkans: Professor Jovan Cvijic" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "In Honor of Jovan Cvijic (1865-1927)" from The Slavonic Review,1927-28
  • "America’s First Serbian Singing Society: 'Branko Radichevich'" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Serbian Romantic Poet: Branko Radichevich (1824-1853)" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Student Farewell" (excerpts from the poem) by Branko Radichevich, translated by Serb World U.S.A.
  • "Remembering Bisbee’s SlogaSociety" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Of Interest," a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Balkan Fish Chowder, Corba od ribe"by Amelia Zlokovich
  • "Rulers of Montenegro and Old Zeta: a royal family tree" by Dr. Ralph Milanovich
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Return of Del Casher" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • " 'Albanian Golgotha'....Cantata of Victory in Retreat" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "A Natural Athlete: Ohio State’s Sam Busich" by George Kosich
  • "Walk-On at Miami: Jeff Popovich" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Memorial for Gold Country Pioneers" by Nick Vucinich
  • "Fortress Bosnia: Bosanska Krajina"by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Cities and Citadels of the Bosnian Borderland" by Serb World U.S.A.staff

SERB WORLD U.S.A. July/August 1996 vol. XII, no. 6

  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Tamburitzas:A Musical Family"
  • "The Art of Letters: Jovica Veljovic" by Philip D. Hart
  • "The Mist of Prehistory: Serbs—The Missing Link" by Ksenija Djordjevic
  • "Serb Heroes" a Lusatian short story by Jakub Lorenz Zaljeski, translated by Ksenija Djordjevic
  • "Do Not Weep for Crna Gora"a poem by Michael “Mickey” Jovich
  • "Nick Mervosh, Jr.: Communications Pioneer" by Alex Medich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Sauerkraut Bake— Podvarak"by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "Kordunke:The Bishop’s Visit" a story by Father George A. Petrovich, translated by Grace Arnokovich
  • "Learning English 100 Years Ago: 'At the Doctor’s' " a series by Vivian Kolias
  • "Memories of the Flood: Johnstown, 1936" by Ann (Dudukovich) Whelan
  • "Milwaukee’s Sevdalinka:Kata Parker" by Dorothy Gehlen and June Crnojevich
  • "The First Serbian Benevolent Society of San Francisco" by Nicholas V. Vucinich
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: Nikola J. Dragash" by Michael “Charlie” Vukobratovich
  • "Archangel Gabriel" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Aleksa Nenadovic, Prince of Valjevo (d. 1804)" by V. Chorovich, c. 1925, translated by Vivian Kolias

SERB WORLD U.S.A. May/June 1996 vol. XII, no. 5

  • "Njegos" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "The Cult of History" by William Jovanovich
  • "Serb Writers in America: Michael (Mihajlo) Pupin" by Vasa D. Mihailovich
  • "The Golden-Fleeced Ram" a Serbian folk tale adapted from Elodie L. Mijatovich
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Hollywood Tamburitzans" a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Serbian Spinach Cornbread" by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "A Glimpse of Our Past: Chicago’s United Serbian Society" a speech given by B. M. Vukmirovich, 1936
  • "A Stranger’s Supper:An Epic Journey into Montenegro’s Past" a book review by Andrei Simic
  • "Heaven on Earth" by Natalie Mihajlov Ratzkovich
  • "Smiley’s Place" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Memories of the St. George Social Club" by Sandi Tumbas Radoja
  • "Revolt in the Pashalik:The First Serb Revolt 1804" by Philip D. Hart

SERB WORLD U.S.A. January/February 1996 vol. XII, no. 3

  • "A Galveston Centennial" by Mary Nicklanovich Hart
  • "Milan Opacich Presents: The Guslarand his Gusle"a regular music feature by Milan Opacich
  • "Isidor Bajic and 'The Death of a Guslar'" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "The Death of a Guslar"lyrics by Isidor Bajic, translated and annotated by Adam Popovich
  • "Tesla and Radio" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "Of Interest" a regular feature of 2 to 5 pages of short items about events, facts, awards...
  • Recipe: "Pigs’ Feet in Gelatin— Djeladija-Hladetina"by Mary Nicklanovich
  • "Medal of Honor: World War I" by Michael D. Nicklanovich
  • "George B. Cavic and Parke-Davis" by George Kosich
  • "The Dallich Reunion" a poem by Michael Polovina
  • "More Than a Hundred Years: Christina Prodanovich is 106" by Sophie M. Kovacevich
  • "A Licaninfrom Irondale: The Serbian Eaglettes" by Michael "Charlie" Vukobratovich
  • "Antovich and Construction: an industry leader" by Serb World U.S.A.staff
  • "Saint Sava: Saint and Diplomat" by Serb World U.S.A.staff

People Directory

Željka Cvjetan Gortinski

Željka Cvjetan Gortinski, an actress, is a member of the Society of Dramatic Artists of Serbia and the Afta - SAG Union. 

She earned a Bachelor of Arts in acting, in 1984, at the University of Arts, Belgrade.

During her second year at the University, she started her professional career as an actress in many stage, film, radio and TV productions and became a permanent member of a repertory theater company, “Belgrade Drama Theater.”.

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Residents of Heaven

An Exhibit of Byzantine and Modern Orthodox Icons

Residents of Heaven is a book of Icons by Father Stamatis Skliris which were prepared for "An Exhibit of Byzantine and Modern Orthodox Icons" held at the "David Allan Hubbard Library, Fuller Theological Seminary" in Pasadena, California, June 10 - July 5, 2010.

The iconographer, V. Rev. Stamatis Skliris, attended the opening of the exhibit with His Grace, Bishop Maxim who gave the Introduction. The mounting of the display was done by Jasminka Gabrie and the staff of the Fuller Library. The opening event was organized by Dr. William Dyrness, Director of the Visual Faith Institute, Brehm Center for Worship, Theology and the Arts, Fuller Seminary.

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