A guide to the New East


Tom Clark

Tom Clark recently graduated from the Strelka Institute of Media, Architecture and Design in Moscow, where he investigated phenomena ranging from the design of memory on the Lower Volga to the Russian trajectory of biotechnology. Before that he and a friend set up and ran a company hosting panel discussions in London. He read Russian and Philosophy at university and currently lives between Moscow and London. 

Pamela Cohn

Pamela Cohn is an American filmmaker, curator, freelance arts journalist, and story consultant based in Berlin, Germany. She programs for DokuFest — International Documentary and Short Film Festival in Prizren, Kosovo and runs her own experimental screening series in Berlin called Kino Satellite. She is directing her first feature film in the countries of Albania and Kosovo.

Samuel Crews

Samuel Crews was the online editor of The Calvert Journal for over two years, from its founding in 2013 until 2015. He also managed marketing activities for the Calvert 22 Foundation. A graduate in Russian Studies from UCL SSEES, he writes on contemporary Russian culture and society, in particular film. Sam currently works as a content specialist at Expedia in Rome.