The Italian National Community in Slovenia during the Covid-19 Epidemic - Treatises and Documents, Journal of Ethnic Studies

Issue 85

The Italian National Community in Slovenia during the Covid-19 Epidemic

Author: Lara Sorgo, Sonja Novak Lukanovič

Keywords: Italian national community, Covid-19, Italian Communities, schools with Italian as the language of instruction, state borders

Summary: The article presents the views and opinions of the members of the Italian national community regarding the organisation of their institutions and schools and regarding state borders with Italy and Croatia during the Covid-19 epidemic in Slovenia. The main purpose of the study, which took the form of a telephone interview, was to explore the situation of the Italian national community during this period. Given the uncertainty awaiting it in the future, the Italian national community will need to find new ways to get closer to its members.