Event: Catskills "BarnStorm"

New Yorkers: Saturday, July 23, we will be fleeing the city for a big throw-down in upstate New York. Jungles and partners and Narratively have put together a smorgasbord of film, food, mountain music, and more. Join us!

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Romania's Rustic Cheese, and the Shepherds Who Make It

No 73

In the Bucovina sheepfolds near the high point of the Rarau Mountains, there exists a practice of shepherding that dates back as far as the Mesolithic period. Like many shepherds in the region, Vasile Alboi starts his climb up the mountain in the early spring. Along with the four men he has hired for the season, they herd the villagers’ four hundred cows, sheep and...

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