Culture

Documenting Ukraine’s student dormitories and a generation ready for change

Documenting Ukraine’s student dormitories and a generation ready for change

Meet the Moldovan photographer documenting Gen Z’s love affair with 90s post-Soviet subcultures

Meet the Moldovan photographer documenting Gen Z’s love affair with 90s post-Soviet subcultures

This video game simulates the loneliness of a Russian village

This video game simulates the loneliness of a Russian village

A Romanian art school wants 70% of students’ earnings. Artists are fighting back by showing 30% of each work

A Romanian art school wants 70% of students’ earnings. Artists are fighting back by showing 30% of each work

Dictionary of the Queer International: Yevgeniy Fiks launches book of queer phrases from around the world

Dictionary of the Queer International: Yevgeniy Fiks launches book of queer phrases from around the world

5 films from Georgia you won’t want to miss

5 films from Georgia you won’t want to miss

Goodbye techno: why it’s time for Georgia’s rappers to take centre stage

Goodbye techno: why it’s time for Georgia’s rappers to take centre stage

Punk Orientalism: how the art of rebellion in Central Asia is challenging the scars of the Soviet past

Punk Orientalism: how the art of rebellion in Central Asia is challenging the scars of the Soviet past

‘I am in my new exile’: Bosnian author Semezdin Mehmedinović on autofiction, the myth of America, and home

‘I am in my new exile’: Bosnian author Semezdin Mehmedinović on autofiction, the myth of America, and home

Queer Budapest: new book celebrates the LGBTQ+ history that the Hungarian government wants to erase

Queer Budapest: new book celebrates the LGBTQ+ history that the Hungarian government wants to erase

How Slovenia’s government seized its cultural institutions

How Slovenia’s government seized its cultural institutions

Lithuania’s Operomanija is tearing up everything you thought you know about opera

Lithuania’s Operomanija is tearing up everything you thought you know about opera

Aliens, conspiracies and Tinder romance: the Riga Photography Biennial launches its 2021 edition

Aliens, conspiracies and Tinder romance: the Riga Photography Biennial launches its 2021 edition

Set in a fictional post-war Ukraine, Atlantis is a dystopian parable of our near future | Film of the Week

Set in a fictional post-war Ukraine, Atlantis is a dystopian parable of our near future | Film of the Week

Film festival Kinoteka is streaming Poland’s best cinema across the UK

Film festival Kinoteka is streaming Poland’s best cinema across the UK

‘We can’t stop’: the power couple running the Belarus Free Theatre and keeping Minsk’s critical spirit alive

‘We can’t stop’: the power couple running the Belarus Free Theatre and keeping Minsk’s critical spirit alive

7 Eastern European films to watch on Netflix right now

7 Eastern European films to watch on Netflix right now

Online festival of Russian-language films is a spine-tingling treat for horror lovers

Online festival of Russian-language films is a spine-tingling treat for horror lovers

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Watch Hanna & Kerttu’s poetic music video tribute to St Petersburg

Igor Stravinsky: where to start with his music

Igor Stravinsky: where to start with his music