Culture Crossroads
Journal of the Research Centre at the Latvian Academy of Culture

Culture Crossroads is an international peer-reviewed journal published by the Research Centre of the Latvian Academy of Culture. The goal of Culture Crossroads is to develop and expand theoretical and methodological approaches to the research of art and creativity with emphasis on the potential of a variety of disciplines and interdisciplinarity. The main focus of the publication is on the interaction of cultural, artistic and creative processes as well as the synergy between them and other domains of national economy, politics and social life. It is targeted on the most topical issues and discussion points in culture studies and arts. The publication is open to research in the fields of ethnology, theory of culture, semiotics, cultural anthropology, museology, cultural heritage, management of culture, sociology of culture and art, cultural economics (including creative industries), cultural politics, audio-visual art, performing arts, dance, theory of literature, musicology, law, linguistics, or other domains of culture studies and arts.


Culture Crossroads, vol.9 (2016)

Editorial

CONTENT

INTRODUCTION

Prof., Dr.art. Rūta Muktupāvela, Prof., Dr.c.soc. Anda Laķe

Articles

A HERITAGE OF BALTIC SONG CELEBRATION SONGS

PhD Guntis Šmidchens

THE SONG CELEBRATION AS POWER OF CULTURAL MEMORY AND A MISSION OF MODERNITY

PhD Rita Repšienė, PhD Odeta Žukauskienė

THE SONG AND DANCE CELEBRATION IN LITHUANIA: PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT, THE FESTIVAL’S CONCEPT AND EVALUATION

Dr.art. Aida Savicka

VISUAL RESEARCH METHODS IN THE STUDY OF TRADITION: THE CASE OF THE LATVIAN SONG AND DANCE CELEBRATION

Dr.sc.soc. Anda Laķe, Mg.art. Līga Vinogradova

STEPS OF THE NATION: LATVIAN DANCE AND IDENTITY IN THE DIASPORA

C.Phil Indra Ekmanis

RESTORATION OF THE LINGUISTIC TRADITION OF ETHNIC LIVS: ASPECTS OF MOTIVATION

Dr.art. Rūta Muktupāvela, Mg.art. Agnese Treimane

“ART BELONGS TO THE PEOPLE!” THE SOVIET CULTURAL POLICY AND ESTONIAN COMMUNITY HOUSES

PhD Egge Kulbok-Lattik

THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF CULTURE: STUDIES AND EXPERIENCE IN LATVIA

Mg.art. Kristīne Freiberga

INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO DOCUMENTATION OF LATVIAN PERFORMANCE ART

Mg.art., Mg.philol. Laine Kristberga

ISSN: 2500-9974