Virgin Mary Meets Porn Star
The religious and the erotic mix in the German competition of the prestigious Oberhausen festival of short films.
Reviewed by Mel Huang
Vitaliev's drunken chronicle is as poignant as any serious study of Central and Eastern Europe
After the Rain
Sam Vaknin's book on offer from CER.
...jak Češi jednají
Jan Čulík on Czech public debate in the new Europe.
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A Deep Trauma
The present frictions in Czech-Roma relations have complex and deep-seated causes.
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The Union of Death
More controversial views of Balkan violence. This week, the KLA and more views on the Black Hand.
The line between personal and political sympathies and objective reporting within Czech media remains blurred; we look at how it got to be so.
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Philosopher Václav Bělohradský talks to CER about Czech political culture, capitalism, globalisation and Central Europe's place in the post-modern world.