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· October, 2007

Stories about Arts & Culture from October, 2007

Ukraine: Construction in Kyiv; Catherine II in Odesa

Ukraine: History of Music

Ukraine: Sean Carr

Ukraine: Svyatoslav Vakarchuk

Saudi Arabia: Featuring Artists

Japan: Kameda hits below the belt

(In)famous for their big mouths and bad behaviour, coupled with showy performances such as singing karaoke after their victories in the ring, the Kamedas have become the media's favourite boxing...

Tajikistan: Cultural Starvation

Kyrgyzstan: Modern Horse Games

Israel: New Design Blog

Russia: Mikhalkov's “12”

Russia: Murals at Babushkinskaya

Russia: Bukovsky on Putin's Prison Slang

Russia: Miss Russia 2007

Lebanon: Polemic and nature

Moustafa from Beirut Spring's blog noted in one of his latest posts that Lebanon is “dropping French.” Somehow that claim is true; Lebanese francophone blogs are few and different from...

Japan: Design Week 2007

China: Graffiti Found

Russia: Artists for Khodorkovsky, Against Putin

Russia: Campaign Singing

Poland: Islamic Cultural Center in Krakow?

Brazil: “Haiti is here, Haiti is not here”

Haiti has become a regularly commented on issue on the Brazilian blogosphere. The special connection between Brazil and Haiti was initiated in 2004, when Brazilian troops started to participate in...

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