Featured stories about Arts & Culture
Stories about Arts & Culture
17 February 2017
"You speculate that the government may sue the publisher, and so decide to censor the work. The whole incident goes against my principles."
16 February 2017
"Since our audience is really the three billion internet-connected individuals around the world, we need to think big about how to reach these viewers..."
15 February 2017
"...it's our collective responsibility to make sure they're positive and progressive steps towards a brighter future for EVERYONE."
Pour tea sparingly, wave money at a full moon, burn plenty of pine needles and tell your nightmares to running water.
13 February 2017
"Often, they are given no chance of making their life choice themselves and they are left in the closed loop of illiteracy, un-employment, and poverty."
11 February 2017
9 February 2017
7 February 2017
"Our goal is not erase our memories of war but to give hope to not give up on a country that has suffered so much."
"...when you meet Vietnamese elders, they don’t ask how old you are as much a lot of the time as your year you were born, your zodiac year..."
3 February 2017
"For someone born and raised in Bahia, the African influence on our culture goes beyond the religious. It affects our habits, our speech, our food. It's part of our identity."
2 February 2017
If you spend too much time browsing the Russian Internet, you’ve definitely encountered a bizarre-looking walrus thing sitting on a chair, clasping his hands in quiet anticipation. That's Zhdun.
1 February 2017
The instrument was once popular across the Turkic world, but its present stronghold is the Russian Republic of Khakassia.
28 January 2017
"Perhaps Emecheta’s grandest legacy was making us realise that feminism isn’t alien to Africa. She clearly defined African feminism as one that is different from that of the West."
27 January 2017
"If I had previously known what I know today, I would never have circumcised a single woman. We have caused much suffering to many daughters and wives."
25 January 2017
24 January 2017
With Academy Award nominations around the corner, learn about the director from Croatia who won the Oscar in 1961 for Best Animated Short Film.
22 January 2017
19 January 2017
"This narrowed minded decision is not just a ban against the film but a decision against the freedom of expression and creativity in Bhutan."