Vol 2, No 1
10 January 2000
E V E N T S:
Coming Up in the UK
Andrew J Horton
Amazons of the avant-garde, Tarkovsky's heir and a Polish director in full gallop in this week's round up of things cultural in the UK.
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Czech Culture in the UK
The Czech Cultural Centre in London has a full calender of Czech events in the UK. Look here if you want to see a full calendar of Czech related events in London.
Hungarian Culture in the UK
Check out the website of the Hungarian Cultural Centre in London. As well as listing events of international importance, the site also carries details of their support network for Hungarian au pairs working in the UK and Catholic mass in Hungarian.
Look here if you want to see a full calendar of Hungarian events in the UK.
Polish Culture in the UK
Check out the website of the Polish Cultural Institute in London.
Look here if you want to see a full calendar of Polish events in the UK.
Romanian Culture in the UK
There is the website of the Romanian Cultural Centre based in London. Click here if you want to see a their diary page.
If you are a Romanian academic or student working in the UK or have links to Romanian studies you might be interested Romanul's site. It aims to give wider support to educational, scientific and cultural issues and has pages devoted to the Romanian community's acitivities in the UK. Click here to have a look.
Amazons of the Avant Garde
For those who enjoyed the Barbican's grand Russian extravaganza of passion and experiment, Romance and Revolution, earlier this year, here is the female counterpart to the art section of it. These female pioneers are not remembered as often as their male counterparts, but their artistic spirit was no less revolutionary.
Juao Penalva's Legends of Lake Baikal
Baikal is a magical place, holding some staggering 80 per cent of the world's fresh water. Now an eco-system in peril, Penlava weaves recollections and personal memories of the lake and the area around it into this medium-length film.
Compiled by Andrew J Horton
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