What have we lost with the fading of Mitteleuropa as a place and a state of mind?
Plus, Budapest demonstrators tell Orban to ‘scram,’ and fire devastates a prized Moscow library.
A new book sheds light on the historical origins of the deadly farce playing out in the Donbas.
A new book presents a Russia with no rules and no certainty in tomorrow. From openDemocracy.
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?
An important new study changes the way we look at Yugoslavia’s military triumphs and disasters.
#PragueMediaPoint Conference for journalists, media professionals, and scholars
The 2019 edition of Prague Media Point will highlight these types of inspiring examples and more. We will offer a mix of scholarly presentations, including keynote addresses; sessions with innovators explaining their solutions; and networking opportunities to promote the exchange of know-how. As in years past, the conference will have a special regional focus on Central and Eastern Europe, though we look forward to covering cases and trends from other parts of the world. – WHAT’S WORKING
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.