Christina Novakov-Ritchey Melting the Fear img_0131

Performance documenting the completion of a treatment for Salivanje strava, or melting the fear–a Balkan bajanje medicinal practice for eliminating fear. The treatment was prescribed by a bajalica near Skopje, Macedonia. Filmed on August 27, 2016 on Veliko ratno ostrvo in Beograd, Serbia

Note: These video stills serve as documentation of a live performance and are not to be substituted for the live performance.