Ghetonìa

italian folk, greek folk, grecia salentina, griko, Magna grecia

Ghetonìa (Griko: Γειτονία, neighborhood) is a cultural group based in Calimera, Grecìa Salentina, Italy. Formed in 1992, the group is dedicated in preserving the music, poetry, language and folklore of the Griko-speaking people of Salento. Over the past years, Ghetonìa has displayed some exceptional work in documenting the various aspects of the Grecìa Salentina traditional life, history, language and folklore, and has made numerous publications on these subject.