Books

11 December 2014
Coming Home to Rus' Premium

A new book sheds light on the historical origins of the deadly farce playing out in the Donbas.

By Violeta Davoliute
 
17 November 2014
‘Nothing is True and Everything is Possible’ Premium

A new book presents a Russia with no rules and no certainty in tomorrow. From openDemocracy.

By Natalia Antonova
 
3 September 2014
The Monumental Monday-Morning Baltic Hangover Premium

The Baltic states are leaking people, human capital, and public spirit. And they invested heavily in the neoliberal austerity dogma. Are the two phenomena related?

By Leonidas Donskis
 
25 July 2014
Bosnia’s Great Wars Premium

An important new study changes the way we look at Yugoslavia’s military triumphs and disasters.

By Neven Andjelic
 
16 May 2014
A Homeless People Premium
A gripping work of history traces with breadth and compassion the Circassians’ brutal expulsion from the Caucasus.
By Rebecca Gould
 
28 April 2014
Europe, U.S. Weigh More Russia Sanctions, UN Urges Belarus to End Executions Premium

Plus, military suicides continue to alarm in Azerbaijan and the U.S. sends more troops to reassure Poland and the Baltics.

By Ioana Caloianu, Barbara Frye, Annabel Lau, Piers Lawson, and Lily Sieradzki
 
23 April 2014
What's Yours Is Mine Premium

Instead of drawing them closer, Azerbaijan and Iran’s shared heritage creates bad blood.

By Shahla Sultanova
 

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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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