Arts & Culture

19 January 2018
Experts Raise Qualms Over Russian Avant-Garde Collection

Attributed to modern masters Kandinsky, Malevich, Goncharova, Larionov, and more, the art has never been shown before.

 
Lenin 100
16 January 2018
1917: The Year Russia Fell Apart
Two new books trace revolutionary Russia from its birth amid the wreckage of the old order to its apocalyptic demise.
By Theodore R. Weeks
 
11 January 2018
Milosevic Musical Coming to Kosovo

Director says the show explores the lives of ordinary Kosovans juxtaposed with the tragedy of the Serbian strongman.

 
22 December 2017
Best of TOL for 2017
Our favorite stories of the year.
 
20 December 2017
‘Brutalist’ Prague Landmark on the Chopping Block Premium

Radical youth have joined forces with old-style preservationists to preserve a provoking work of modern architecture in Prague.

 
19 December 2017
Revisiting Europe’s Muslim Heartland Premium

In their new book, two French scholars provide valuable insights on Balkan history over the past 200 years.

By John K. Cox
 
11 December 2017
Controversial Nureyev Ballet Opens at Moscow’s Bolshoi Premium

The premiere opened to rapturous applause while director remains under house arrest, facing embezzlement trial.

 

TOL PROMOTION

--  Announcement: Debunking Disinformation: A Training Program for Czech Journalism Students - Become An Expert Fact Checker and Hoax Buster!

 

Date: March 12, 2018 – July 1, 2018

The course is for free and TOL will cover all travel expenses for attendees. Applicants should be from a master’s program (or in the final years of their studies), either in journalism or media studies, or other relevant fields such as political science, security studies, international relations or other. One of the main selection criteria will be a proven motivation to use the acquired skills in practice. While much of the instruction will be in Czech, fluent English is a requirement.

 

Apply or check our website for more info. Deadline is January 31, 2018.

Support is provided by the U.S. Embassy in Prague.


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Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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