Czech Republic

Prague demonstration Jan. 1989
13 June 2019
Between Tanks and Knitting Needles

1989 and 2019 in Prague and Beijing. From Sinopsis.

By Martin Hala
12 June 2019
Babis Seeks Summer Solace

In the face of massive street demonstrations, the Czech prime minister must be hoping that the holidays bring the warm winds of apathy.

By Martin Ehl
6 June 2019
Remodeling the Czech Definition of Beauty
The New Aliens agency must balance the challenges of business with the difficult dream of transforming ideas of beauty – unchanged for decades.
By Talia Wiener
28 May 2019
Let Me Help You Find Bliss

They grew up in institutions where sexuality was punished and suppressed with drugs. Or they’ve remained involuntarily single. But the disabled too have sexual needs. 

By Petra Dlouha
15 May 2019
CNN’s Perplexing Choice of Czech News Partner Premium
A station whose management openly instructed reporters to put a negative slant on migration is about to join the American network’s stellar international team.
By Jana Ciglerova
13 May 2019
Kovy Versus Czech Apathy Premium

One YouTuber’s journey to inform Czech youth, stay true to his identity, and remain relevant online.

By Talia Wiener
20 March 2019
Where to, for Millennial Migrants? Prague? Premium

Despite threats to free movement across Europe, there are still cities for European millennials to consider moving to, and Prague ranks second.

By Victoria Roberts
4 March 2019
You Say You Want a Revolution? Premium

As they celebrate their 50th anniversary, legendary Czech band Plastic People of the Universe continue to play and live through their music that helped topple communism.

By Megan Sokol and Ioana Caloianu
20 February 2019
Czech TV’s Genre-Busting Comedy Is a Hit Premium
Show featuring Roma characters and a transgender woman divides opinion, attracts big audiences.
12 February 2019
Velvet Memories Slipping Through Our Fingers? Premium

As the 30th anniversary of 1989’s anti-communist revolution approaches later this year, many young Czechs will likely wonder what all the commotion is about.

By Katherine Schulte and Megan Sokol



#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






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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