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· March, 2011

Stories about Arts & Culture from March, 2011

30 March 2011

Lebanon: Exploring the Video Artistic Scene, Featuring Ziad Antar

What's happening on the Lebanese art scene? The directors of a web-documentary on this topic are offering some previews in the form of portraits of contemporary artists.

Colombia: Fractal, a Sci-Fi event in Medellín

Russia: Real Life Super Hero From Chelyabinsk

29 March 2011

Bolivia’s Conflicting Stance With the USA on Coca Chewing

The 1961 UN Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs ordered the elimination of chewing coca leaves within 25 years of the treaty going into effect. Bolivia has again resurfaced as a...

Greece: Thessaloniki Documentary Festival Succeeds in Hard Times

The week-long 13th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival presented a line up of approximately 220 films from around the world from 11-30 March, 2011, in Thessaloniki, Greece. Themes included regional retrospectives (this...

Trinidad & Tobago: Carnival is Over

South Korea: Application for Radiation Levels Checkup

China: Porcelain Artwork Banned from Shipping out

Poland, Lithuania: “The End of the Romance”

28 March 2011

Ukraine: “A War of Monuments”

Pakistan: Paint Lahore Red

Trinidad & Tobago: Soca Stereotype?

China: Opinion Battle on Baidu's Copyright Infringement

More than fifty Chinese writers have formed an alliance protesting against copyright infringement by the Baidu Wenku platform, a Chinese version of Google Books which allows users to read, share...

Puerto Rico: The art of Aslan

Macedonia: A Proofreaders’ Five Commandments

Macedonia: No to Violence Against Women

Egypt: Football Before and After the Revolution

In the past years, football (soccer) used to be the main source for joy for the Egyptian people. However it seems that the recent revolution that took place in Egypt...

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