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Memory, migrants, magic: 11 books to look forward to in 2021

Memory, migrants, magic: 11 books to look forward to in 2021

Creativity and quarantine: the cultural moments that shaped 2020

Creativity and quarantine: the cultural moments that shaped 2020

Bernie Sanders and his mittens are lauded in Eastern Europe. Here are the best memes

Bernie Sanders and his mittens are lauded in Eastern Europe. Here are the best memes

5 Soviet cartoons to bring joy to this holiday season

5 Soviet cartoons to bring joy to this holiday season

8 Christmas cocktail recipes from our favourite food writers

8 Christmas cocktail recipes from our favourite food writers

From Pussy Riot to Dan Perjovschi, cultural figures share the lessons they’ll take from 2020 into 2021

From Pussy Riot to Dan Perjovschi, cultural figures share the lessons they’ll take from 2020 into 2021

Happy holidays! Download our customisable festive greetings cards to send to friends and family

Happy holidays! Download our customisable festive greetings cards to send to friends and family

Oscars 2021: the Eastern European and Central Asian films to watch out for

Oscars 2021: the Eastern European and Central Asian films to watch out for

Feminist poetry, migration tales and satire: the 10 best Eastern European books of 2020

Feminist poetry, migration tales and satire: the 10 best Eastern European books of 2020

Lamentations, growls, exquisite violins: 5 Eastern European ethno-jazz bands you need to know

Lamentations, growls, exquisite violins: 5 Eastern European ethno-jazz bands you need to know

7 cult comedies to add a touch of magic to your festive season

7 cult comedies to add a touch of magic to your festive season

From hinterland to heartland: 3 recipes from Central Asia

From hinterland to heartland: 3 recipes from Central Asia

The Calvert Journal wins Lovie Award for best lifestyle website 2020

The Calvert Journal wins Lovie Award for best lifestyle website 2020

Queer pop artist Dorian Electra releases new single mixed by Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova

Queer pop artist Dorian Electra releases new single mixed by Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova

The Calvert Journal Film Festival: new online programme to run 12-18 October

The Calvert Journal Film Festival: new online programme to run 12-18 October

10 lesser-known nature escapes in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

10 lesser-known nature escapes in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Eastern Bloc architecture: sci-fi cinemas | part 10

Eastern Bloc architecture: sci-fi cinemas | part 10

The diverse face of Europe: defining artworks since the fall of the Iron Curtain

The diverse face of Europe: defining artworks since the fall of the Iron Curtain

March on: 5 songs that became anthems to revolutions in Eastern Europe

March on: 5 songs that became anthems to revolutions in Eastern Europe

‘Misogyny is as commonplace as bread.’ Why The Red Zenith Collective champion womxn creatives in Eastern Europe

‘Misogyny is as commonplace as bread.’ Why The Red Zenith Collective champion womxn creatives in Eastern Europe