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17/09/2014
The Czechs and Slovaks recently commemorated the Warsaw Pact armies’ invasion of Czechoslovakia in August 1968. One controversy emerged. It was centered on one of the key figures of the Prague Spring, František Kriegel. The Czechs would like to make him a hero, but there is one “minor” flaw in his life. He was a communist and never ceased to be.
01/09/2014
The end of August marks the 70th anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising – seen as one of the most important events in the Czech and Slovak 20th century. Yet besides the well-established narrative of a heroic fight against fascism, we are again witnessing revisionist and openly manipulated interpretations of the event that aim to legitimize a fresh wave of nationalism. Thus the Uprising has once again served to the political agenda of the day.
28/08/2014
Since 1989, rising unemployment rates in Slovakia have been a concerning phenomenon, reaching almost 30% in some parts of the country. The state has tried to fight the problem, by empowering individuals and strengthening their “flexibility”, but these policies have not really helped people earn a living. Instead, inhabitants of marginal regions are using a very different notion of flexibility to survive: informal social networks. Needless to say, these people do not need any special train...

Current grant projects


2984
20/09/2014
Modern mime art - film seminar
Festival is generally focused on modern mime techniques. Film seminar presents contemporary modern mime art in the world.
Policka, CZ
Conference
3087
20/09/2014–01/10/2014
Organizational Meeting
Collection of abstracts, organizational preparations, finalizing the program of the conference.
Ivano-Frankivsk, UA
publication
3090
20/09/2014
Mime Evening
Event features a mix of short mime etudes from all the countries taking part in the festival.
Policka, CZ
Performance
3089
21/09/2014–24/09/2014
Workshop & Study Tour to V4
Participation in local products fairs in the village of Milotice. Visits to producers of regional/local products (wine - l. Šidleny, pancakes - Ratíškovice, honey - Násedlovice, grape jelly - Šardice)
Kyjov, CZ
Study trip
3091
21/09/2014
Pinezka Performance (PL)
Family performance by Pinezka (PL).
Policka, CZ
Performance
3092
21/09/2014–24/09/2014
Ethnology Without Borders - The 3rd International Convention for Ethnology and Anthropology Students
The event itself is an intensive 4-day-long meeting filled mainly with academic activity - lectures, workshops, roundtable - and with cultural events where the participants can build contacts.
Budapest, HU
Conference
3093
21/09/2014
Historical Tournament
Historical reenactment event at the knight’s tournament convention (knight’s fights, armament presentations etc.) provided in an attractive and accessible way. Beginning at 12, ending at 20.
Debno, PL
Performance


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