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How the Velvet Revolution overturned the literary landscape

Writers were at the forefront of the Velvet Revolution. But when the dust settled on the political changes they found a fast changing publishing revolution underway that left some of them sidelined. We look at the changes in the publishing and literary world over the last two decades.

 
 
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Festival offers different perspective…

People in Prague will have a unique opportunity to see the city from a completely different perspective this Saturday…

 
 
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The UMPRUM arts academy exhibits at…

This week, the prestigious London Design Festival gets under way in the British capital. For the first time ever…

 
 
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Amanita Design founder Jakub Dvorský on…

Amanita Design is the independent Czech game design studio behind the point-and-click adventure games Machinarium and…

 
 
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American turns passion for children’s…

American Jeffrey Zamoff has been living in Prague for six years, earning his living as an English teacher and…

 
 
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International Organ Festival gets…

Thursday saw the start of the International Organ Festival in Olomouc, a famous concert series first launched in 1969…

 
 
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Brave New Worlds the theme of upcoming…

The Fresh Film Festival – highlighting films by debuting directors, students and professionals – is just around the…

 
 
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Raketon - a myriad of sounds on two…

A one-of-a-kind instrument called raketon made its first public appearance three years ago in a museum exhibit, but…

 
 
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Wage increase at National Theatre a…

Employees at the country’s highly-respected National Theatre can expect a little extra next year when it comes to their…

 
 
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Radical plan for crumbling Czech…

The sorry state of hundreds of Czech historical buildings and other registered landmarks has prompted a radical…

 
 
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Nika Kupyrova: Creating myths of home…

Nika Kupyrova has traversed Europe from East to West and back. Born in Ukraine and having grown up in Prague, she went…

 
 
 
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