Series on architecture continues: Náměstí Míru.
Czech monetary history reveals ties to the monarchy with one very important feature: the currency.
"Zeman insists that the article "Hitler is a Gentleman" was written by Peroutka and that it exists. Ovčáček will keep on searching."
What is the fascism that was not removed, but seems to have thrived after the Second World War?
Series on architecture continues: Blanická 1971/19.
Iain Sinclair Between Pound & Joyce.
The Combinations - "a 'great novel' – long and complex.
Lyotard and the un-sublime art of new Europe.
...in order to become whole? A sneak preview of Louis Armand's The Combinations in 8 Moves.
In the Czech Republic, education is, for the most part, free. For many students, particularly those in the United States, the idea of attending university tuition-free is a dream.
It’s official. The new name for our country is….”Czechia.” This linguistic deformity has succeeded in unifying Czechs. Everyone hates it.
In Berlin, Chinese artist Ai Weiwei covered the outdoor columns of the city’s main concert hall, Konzerthaus, with 14,000 refugee life jackets. In the middle of the columns, Ai placed a black rubber boat with “Safe Passage” written on it.
...smashed all over the pavement. A Note on Melchior Vischer's Second Through Brain.
Can the "Golden City" reclaim its financial lure of the past?
"I had no free time – I was participating in the world revolution!"
Demanding an explanation from an ambassador is usually a sign of distrust. The Russian ambassador in Prague was not really disturbed by this fact.