• Arbeitskreis Kulturwissenschaftl. Zeitschriftenforschung


    The Working Group on Periodical Studies regroups about thirty (as of now mostly German-speaking) scholars working on the history, function and aesthetics of cultural and scientific journals. Participants come from various fields of the Humanities and convene once a year


    Croatia is a virtual twin of the Booksa literary club in Zagreb (Croatia), which is run by the organization Kulturtreger. It is an online portal for literature with the aim to inform, educate, inspire and move to action. It was first published in 2007.…

  • Dublin Review of Books


    The Dublin Review of Books is a free online journal of ideas, appearing quarterly. It publishes chiefly review-essays (“long-form” essays, generally from 3,000 to 6,000 words), which in most but not all cases are tied to recently published books, usually but not always in English.…

  • Einstein Forum


    The Einstein Forum is a public think-tank which provides a home for critical thinking outside the constraints of ordinary university discourse. Through lectures, workshops and conferences that are open to everyone, the Einstein Forum serves a double function: to give the general public the opportunity to engage with major thinkers at work, and to encourage those thinkers to overcome traditional academic boundaries.…

  • Fondazione "Giuseppe Di Vagno (1889-1921)"


    The Foundation is named after Giuseppe Di Vagno (1889-1921), the first member of Italy’s Parliament to be killed by Fascists in 1921, and was formally established in 2003 by a group of young intellectuals. It was quick to gain recognition for its standing in the cultural field. The Foundation is headquartered in Conversano, in the ancient Monastery of San Benedetto.…

  • Free Speech Debate


    Free Speech Debate is a global, multilingual website based at the University of Oxford, UK, for the discussion of freedom of expression in the age of the Internet and mass migration.…

  • Historein


    Historein means investigating, writing, thinking and even enjoying history.

    Historein is a Greek-based but internationally-minded multilingual review of historical studies. …



    ICORN, the International Cities of Refuge Network, is an independent, international organisation of member cities offering long term refuge for persecuted writers. As of mid-2010, ICORN has 31 member cities in Europe and beyond, inviting persecuted writers to dwell in a safe haven where they can write and express themselves freely without fear of being censored or silenced.…

  • Internazionale


    Internazionale is an independent Italian weekly magazine founded in Rome in 1993. It selects and translates  the best articles from international press into Italian. It has built a reputation as a magazine of reference in a country where international news is often neglected. The magazine regularly publishes articles and opinions from globally known writers and intellectuals.…



    Since 2005, the non-profit web portal has developed into a strong online medium for systematically following and representing the work of the independent cultural scene, with a focus on contemporary arts and critical art practices, as well as media and civil society.…

  • NAQD


    The Algerian journal of social criticism, NAQD, is the first and only independent Maghreb journal contributing to the development and circulation of contemporary critical reflection. Published annually in French and Arabic, articles discuss key issues affecting the societies of Algeria, Maghreb and elsewhere in the Arab-speaking world.…

  • openDemocracy


    openDemocracy offers in-depth news analysis and commentary from a pro-Democracy, pro-Human Rights perspective. openDemocracy is committed to human rights and democracy. We aim to ensure that marginalised views and voices are heard. We believe facilitating argument and understanding across geographical boundaries is vital to preventing injustice. Beyond and behind the headlines.…