ELIE CARAFOLI AT THE ROMANIAN ACADEMY

VOINEA Radu
2009 INCAS Bulletin  
Elie Carafoli was born in Greece, Veria, not far from Thessaloniki. His parents, of Romanian nationality, were at the forefront of those who fought for the defense of their ancestral language/ mother tongue and for social and political rights of the Romanians of the Balkan Peninsula. These Romanians are mentioned in chronicles written about the Fourth Crusade, in which are also shown the regions inhabited by them: United Walachia, Minor Walachia, Upper Walachia. The inhabitants of these lands
more » ... re called Macedonian -Romanian. After Ali Pasa satrap of Ioannina (Epirus) ruthless persecution which, among other things, burned twice Moscopole town, followed the exodus of Macedonian-Romanian to neighboring countries: Italy, Serbia, Greece, Austria-Hungary, but especially to Romanian countries.
doi:10.13111/2066-8201.2009.1.2.3 fatcat:wqxzclusqvh7lmu746q3f3p7kq