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17.04.2015
Judith Vidal-Hall

Taking on the giant

When a group of claimants in the United Kingdom took on Google for invasion of privacy, they had little idea that the case would become a landmark in the fight to tame the Internet giant's intrusion into our lives on the Web, writes Judith Vidal-Hall. [ more ]

17.04.2015
Simon Davies

Freedom through surveillance

15.04.2015
Mykola Riabchuk

Turn to the right - and back

13.04.2015
George Blecher

Not bad for a lame duck

13.04.2015
Elmar Altvater

Controlling the future

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08.04.2015
Eurozine Review

Everything is PR

"Res Publica Nowa" takes a tactical approach to the propaganda war with Russia; "Soundings" braces itself for the UK's general election; "Arena" tries to understand the life of a young Islamic State warrior; "Osteuropa" narrates European histories of violence; "Syn og Segn" opts for trust over regulation as democracy's mainstay; "Kulturos barai" marks 25 years Lithuanian independence; and "Merkur" re-reads Kittler and Sontag.

25.03.2015
Eurozine Review

Stop press: The world will not end!

11.03.2015
Eurozine Review

Putting the aesthetics back into politics

25.02.2015
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The right to blaspheme

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Everything is falling down, now



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Redaktora sleja
Editorial

Commentary

Ivars Ījabs
Kožam pirkstos
Biting the fingers
On Minsk summit II and the new political reality
Anatole Kaletsky
Grieķija spēlē, lai zaudētu
Greece is playing to loose
On the flaws of Yanis Varoufakis's negotiation strategy
Kirill Kobrin
Proletariāts bez krūštura
Proletariat topless
The story behind the British tabloid's The Sun infamous Page 3 has much to do with what are known as the "European values", says the author
Lauris Liepa
Lielo pērtiķu tiesību rītausmā
At the dawn of great apes rights
Pauls Bankovskis
Viduvējību kults
Cult of mediocrities
On the design of the new edition of Latvian citizen passports

Philosophy

Arnis Rītups, Anatoly Akhutin
Gudrības draugu atkāpšanās vieta
Place of withdrawal for the friends of wisdom
Interview with the Russian philosopher Anatoly Akhutin

Territory

Roberto Saviano
Mana apsargātā dzīve
My life under armed guard
Author of the international bestseller Gomorrah reflects on his life before writing the book and after

Interview

Lolita Tomsone, David Kazhdan
Mani atrada
I was found
Arnis Rītups, David Kazhdan
Astoņi āboli – tas nav pašsaprotami
Eight apples – it's not obvious
Two interviews with the eminent Soviet-born Israeli mathematician David Kazhdan

History

Daniel Mendelsohn
Cilvēki un ieroči
Arms and the man
What was Herodotus trying to tell us? Translated from New Yorker

Personal story

Eric Puchner
Nāve viņam piestāv
Death becomes him
Learning about death from a sixth-generation funeral director

Interview

Uldis Tīrons, Helmuts Caune, Valdis Bisenieks
Kur nevarēja nekas sanākt, tur nesanāca
What had to fail, did fail
Interview with Valdis Bisenieks, translator into Latvian of "The Divine Comedy", "Bhagavad Gita", "Faustus", R.M. Rilke's poetry and many other milestones of world literature

Critique

Zeljka Marosevic
Literatūras teorijas 50 nokrāsas
50 shades of literary theory
How the novel and the film reflect (and destroy) three centuries of theory

Ekphrasis

Uldis Tīrons
Atdzīvināšanas mašīna
Reanimation machine
On the exhibition of the Soviet underground artist Vladimir Yakovlev at Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow


 

Focal points     click for more

The politics of privacy

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/focalpoints/privacy.html
The Snowden leaks and the ensuing NSA scandal made the whole world debate privacy and data protection. Now the discussion has entered a new phase - and it's all about policy. A focal point on the politics of privacy: claiming a European value. [more]

Beyond Fortress Europe

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/focalpoints/lawborder.html
The fate of migrants attempting to enter Fortress Europe has triggered a new European debate on laws, borders and human rights. A focal point featuring reportage alongside articles on policy and memory. With contributions by Fabrizio Gatti, Seyla Benhabib and Alessandro Leogrande. [more]

Russia in global dialogue

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/focalpoints/eurocrisis.html
In the two decades after the end of the Cold War, intellectual interaction between Russia and Europe has intensified. It has not, however, prompted a common conversation. The focal point "Russia in global dialogue" seeks to fuel debate on democracy, society and the legacy of empire. [more]

Ukraine in focus

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/focalpoints/publicsphere.html
Ten years after the Orange Revolution, Ukraine is in the throes of yet another major struggle. Eurozine provides commentary on events as they unfold and further articles from the archive providing background to the situation in today's Ukraine. [more]

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On the Eurozine BLOG, editors and Eurozine contributors comment on current affairs and events. What's behind the headlines in the world of European intellectual journals?
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Eurozine Gallery: TIME top ten photos of 2014

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Massimo Sestini's aerial shot of a boat containing at least 500 people attempting to cross the Mediterranean Sea, included in the current exhibition in the Eurozine Gallery, has been named one of the top ten photos of 2014 by TIME magazine. [more]

CHeFred
A master of the daily grind

http://www.eurozine.com/blog/
On Sunday 30 November, Turkish publisher Osman Deniztekin died, just a few weeks after having been diagnosed with leukemia. He was 65. In memoriam. [more]

Time to Talk     click for more

Time to Talk, a network of European Houses of Debate, has partnered up with Eurozine to launch an online platform. Here you can watch video highlights from all TTT events, anytime, anywhere.
Dessislava Gavrilova, Jo Glanville et al.
The role of literature houses in protecting the space for free expression

http://www.eurozine.com/timetotalk/european-literature-houses-meeting-2014/
This summer, Time to Talk partner Free Word, London hosted a debate on the role that literature houses play in preserving freedom of expression both in Europe and globally. Should everyone get a place on the podium? Also those representing the political extremes? [more]

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Editor's choice     click for more

Felix Stalder
Digital solidarity

http://www.eurozine.com/articles/2014-02-26-stalder-en.html
As the culture and institutions of the Gutenberg Galaxy wane, Felix Stalder looks to commons, assemblies, swarms and weak networks as a basis for remaking society in a more inclusive and diverse way. The aim being to expand autonomy and solidarity at the same time. [more]

Literature     click for more

Olga Tokarczuk
A finger pointing at the moon

http://www.eurozine.com/articles/2014-01-16-tokarczuk-en.html
Our language is our literary destiny, writes Olga Tokarczuk. And "minority" languages provide a special kind of sanctuary too, inaccessible to the rest of the world. But, there again, language is at its most powerful when it reaches beyond itself and starts to create an alternative world. [more]

Piotr Kiezun, Jaroslaw Kuisz
Literary perspectives special: Witold Gombrowicz

http://www.eurozine.com/articles/2013-08-16-kuisz-en.html
The recent publication of the private diary of Witold Gombrowicz provides unparalleled insight into the life of one of Poland's great twentieth-century novelists and dramatists. But this is not literature. Instead: here he is, completely naked. [more]

Literary perspectives
The re-transnationalization of literary criticism

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/literaryperspectives.html
Eurozine's series of essays aims to provide an overview of diverse literary landscapes in Europe. Covered so far: Croatia, Sweden, Austria, Estonia, Ukraine, Northern Ireland, Slovenia, the Netherlands and Hungary. [more]

Debate series     click for more

Europe talks to Europe

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/europetalkstoeurope.html
Nationalism in Belgium might be different from nationalism in Ukraine, but if we want to understand the current European crisis and how to overcome it we need to take both into account. The debate series "Europe talks to Europe" is an attempt to turn European intellectual debate into a two-way street. [more]

Conferences     click for more

Eurozine emerged from an informal network dating back to 1983. Since then, European cultural magazines have met annually in European cities to exchange ideas and experiences. Around 100 journals from almost every European country are now regularly involved in these meetings.
Law and Border. House Search in Fortress Europe
The 26th European Meeting of Cultural Journals
Conversano, 3-6 October 2014

http://www.eurozine.com/comp/conversano2014.html
Eurozine's 2014 conference in southern Italy, not far from Lampedusa, addressed both EU refugee and immigration policies and intellectual partnerships across the Mediterranean. Speakers included Italian investigative journalist Fabrizio Gatti and Moroccan feminist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Rita El Khayat. [more]

Multimedia     click for more

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Multimedia section including videos of past Eurozine conferences in Vilnius (2009) and Sibiu (2007). [more]


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