Books

19 July 2016
With Blinders On

Russia’s privileged young millennials are savvy and sophisticated but also disillusioned, paranoid, and politically apathetic.

By Violeta Davoliute
 
27 June 2016
Albania: The Worst and the Brightest Premium

Two new books in English shed light on modern-day Albania, from the rise of its Stalinist dictatorship to its far from complete transition to democracy.

By Besar Likmeta
 
19 April 2016
The Many Faces of Vladimir Putin Premium

Dozhd TV chief editor Mikhail Zygar’s account of Russia under Putin lets the facts speak for themselves.

By Vladimir Kozlov
 
14 April 2016
Russian Police Seek Readers of Dangerous Books on Ukraine Premium
Borrowers checked out library books on the Ukrainian famine as long as 18 years ago.
 
4 April 2016
A Healthy Future? Premium

A team of photographers will soon set off to find out if Soviet-era sanatoriums can survive the modern age.

By Allison Tretina
 
19 November 2015
A ‘Bucket of Mud’ for Belarus Premium
The country’s mercurial leader first welcomes the Nobel Prize in literature for Svetlana Alexievich, then attacks the world-famous writer.
By Tatiana Kozak
 
19 October 2015
Lohvinau: Publisher Who Defies the Lukashenka Regime Premium

Svetlana Alexievich may won international acclaim as the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature, but at home only a single publisher has braved government hurdles to print the laureate’s literature.

 
8 October 2015
Belarusian Journalist Wins Nobel Premium

Ukrainian-born Svetlana Alexievich awarded 2015 Nobel Prize for literature – for her non-fiction oral histories.

 
14 April 2015
What Russian Students Learn About Russia’s Enemies Premium

Warmed-over conspiracy theories and the battle of ideas. From openDemocracy.

By Serghei Golunov
 

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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. 

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