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· December, 2009

Stories about Arts & Culture from December, 2009

Bangladesh: Celebrating New Year Twice

Bhutan: Snowfall And Holiday

South Asia: Looking Back At 2009

The year 2009 is ending and its time to retrospect how the year has been for the South Asian region. In a two-part review we will look back at some...

Caribbean: 2009 Regional Roundup

As Global Voices celebrates its fifth anniversary, the occasion has given us all an opportunity to reflect on why we do what we do and how our work makes a...

Armenia: Culture vulture

Caucasus: The color of pomegranates

Japan: 2009 Tokyo Art Scene

Russia, U.S.: Billy Joel in 1987

Hungary: Faluház/”Village House” in Budapest

Russia: Stroganina in Yakutia

India: Ten Lessons From Three Idiots

Jamaica: Over Hills and Valleys

Brazil: New Year's Eve fashion in São Paulo

Bahamas, Jamaica: Jonkonnu & Christmas

Myanmar bans western instruments in local orchestras

Japan: And the kanji of 2009 is …

Bangladesh: Celebrating Winter

Haiti: Carnival

Japan: Best & Worst of the Japanese Decade

China and Hong Kong: Bodyguards and Assassins

Bodyguards and Assassins is an action movie released during Christmas in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. As a patriotic film, it was originally set to release in October for celebrating...

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