Series on architecture in Prague continues: Na Švihance 1588/12 and 1569/14.
...I want to see your face.
That day was particularly overcast and sullen. The church looked somber and shadowy. We could not feel the full extravagance of the structures.
Russia is at war with Ukraine and is occupying its territory, the International Criminal Court ruled.
Hungary: an oligarch, the media and the government.
Many romanticize freedom extensively, but they forget that only the harshness of ‘unfreedom’ makes freedom so precious
While Prague is home to immigrant communities from countries like Nigeria and Vietnam, the mostly homogenous city remains stubbornly unwelcoming.
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?
Iain Sinclair Between Pound & Joyce.
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.
...smashed all over the pavement. A Note on Melchior Vischer's Second Through Brain.