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· April, 2009

Stories about Arts & Culture from April, 2009

Bangladesh: Value Achievements Not The Ancestry

Morocco: Praising Al Jazeera

China: Mash-ups in history

Hong Kong: SexyPhotoGate uploader sentenced

Israel: ‘Slumdog’ Star Films Movie About Palestinians and Israelis

Israel: Praying for War No More

Israel: Teaching Compassion to Your Children

Israel: Arab and Jew Represent Israel at Eurovision Contest

Antigua & Barbuda, U.S.A.: Kincaid Honoured

Jamaica: Calabash Countdown

The News of Bantu Mwaura's death shocks Kenyan bloggers

The news of Bantu Mwaura’s death have caught many with absolute shock. Bantu Mwaura, an award winning Kenyan performing artist, director, playwright, storyteller, poet and university lecturer is dead.

Ukraine, Russia: Tymoshenko-Pugacheva Duet

Hungary: Péter Esterházy

Czech Republic: Blog Roundup

Ukraine: Art Exhibits; Kyiv Pics

Macedonia: Celebrating Sakura Becomes a Tradition

Sakura, the annual celebration of cherry blossoms through display of elements of Japanese culture, took place in Skopje, Macedonia, this weekend: somewhat later than last year, because the organizers did...

Africa: Africa's Best Blog Design

China: Brutal film on brutal history

Kenya: Kenyan award winning poet found dead

Russia: A Chechen Folk Tale

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