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Stories about Arts & Culture
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."
18 January 2017
A small motley crew “with notepads taken from conferences and scraps of paper” recorded the scents of Kyiv this winter. The results, it turns out, are glorious.
"The most critical impact of this simple intervention blew me away..."
"The path surely must not have been easy but I'm sure that this path will lead you to a bright and beautiful future that you truly deserve."
14 January 2017
“The prisoners can write about anything they like. Even though they’re locked up, I want to see them setting their imagination free.”
13 January 2017
10 January 2017
9 January 2017
Culture.pl, an online magazine devoted to promoting Polish culture, marked David Bowie's birthday by recalling his visit to Warsaw.
8 January 2017
Vovinam, a response to French occupation of Vietnam, is an explosive hybrid of older practices found across the southeast Asian country.
6 January 2017
After centuries of common history and decades of separation, Syrian artists are permeating the Turkish art scene, creating important institutions and networks for both themselves and the host community.
30 December 2016
Here's a list of 41 Global Voices stories about the strength and creativity of the human spirit, proving that 2016 wasn't an annus horribilis through and through.
29 December 2016
Global Voices reviews the Latin American stories in 2016 that taught us about fighting back.
28 December 2016
"The worshipping of the Mother Goddesses also contributes to the appreciation of women and their roles in society.”
What might look like just a street party is actually a creative stand for unity—and against the forces of intolerance who seek to divide and oppress Bangladeshis.
27 December 2016
Not in Croatia? The Croatia Reads app also offers people outside the country Croatian books free of charge.
It would be a shame to ignore 2016's less publicized, but still important events, so here goes our look back at the good stuff this year in the French-speaking world.