Production & Sources

Experts which was responsible for content, selection and facts Review: Bagir Kwiek and Ingrid Schiöler.
Producer: Sofia Hultqvist.
Text: Cecilia Köljing and Sofia Hultqvist.
Proof reader: Håkan Strömberg, Pernilla Andersson, Marie Nyberg and Helena Joelsson Ekström.
Picture Selection: Sofia Hultqvist, Bagir Kwiek and Ingrid Schiöler.
Translation: David Isitt and Elin Strand.
Art direction: Karin Enberg, Vid Form.
Animations: Hanna Gradin, Dorisfranke.
Web and touchscreen development: Christian Tildelöv and Mohammed Alasaad.

Most of the information is based on the fact sheets on the Roma history as the Council of Europe has produced. Our romani history is part of the exhibition We are romani - the people behind the myth, Göteborg City Museum 2013.

Other sources

David M. Crowe, A History of the Gypsies of Eastern Europe and Russia (2007) Palgrave Macmillan.

Fraser Angus, The Gypsies (1992) Wiley.

Gilsenbach Reimar, Weltchronik der Zigeuner (1994) Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Gunborg A Lindholm, Vägarnas folk – de resande och deras livsvärld (1995) Göteborgs universitet.

Hankock Ian, We are the Romani people (2002) University of Hertfordshire Press.

Hazell Bo, Resandefolket: från tattare till traveller (2011) Ordfront.

Hubschmannova Millena, What can sociology suggest about the origin of roma (1972) In: Archiv.

Jansson Karl Axel och Schmid Ingmar, Ett fördrivet folk (2007) Forum för levande historia.

Jean-Pierre Liégeois, Roma, gypsies and travelers (1994) Council of Europe.

Kenrick Donald, Gypsies: From the Ganges to the Thames (2004) Interface Collection (Book 3).

Kenrick Donald/Taylor Gillian, Historical Dictionary of the romanies (1998) Scarecrow Press.

Kyuchukov Hristo och Hancock Ian, History of The Romani People (2005) Boyds Mills Press Inc.

Lev / Laederich Stéphane, The Roma. Volume 1. History, Language and Groups. (2004) Basel: Schwabe Verlag.

Lundgren Gunilla, Taikon Sofia och Eriksson Amanda, Sofia Z-4515 (2006) Bokförlaget Tranan.

Matras Yaron, Romani A linguistic Introduction (2002) Cambridge University Press.

Mozes F. Heinschink, Roma – das unbekannte Volk (1994) Schicksal und Kultur. Böhlau, Wien.

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Taikon Katarinas samlade verk (1963-1981).