A guide to the New East


Tanner Tafelski

Tanner Tafelski is a writer and critic based in New York. He has written for The Chiseler, Fandor's Keyframe, Film Comment, Hyperallergic, Kinoscope, and The Village Voice. You can give him a holler @TTafelski.  

Bermet Talant

Bermet Talant is a Kyrgyz journalist who currently works in Ukraine where she writes about business and international affairs for the Kyiv Post. 

Mihnea Tanasescu

Mihnea Tanasescu is a researcher and lecturer in Political Ecology at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. You can read more about his work on his research blog.

Alexandra Tatarsky

Alexandra Tatarsky is a writer and performer based in New York City.  She has adapted the work of Kharms, Goethe and S. Ansky for the stage and has a particular scholarly interest in gibberish. 

Anastasia Tsayder

Anastasia Tsyder graduated from the faculty of  photojournalism at the St Petersburg Journalists Union. She specialises in documentary photography and contributes to a number of Russian and international publications. You can see more of her work on her website

Matt Turner

Matt Turner is a London based freelance journalist and programmer. His work can be found at Tale of Cinema.