Eastern Europe is facing a demographic crisis as birth rates continue to fall and emigration continues. This hollowing out of proud nations is fuelling the nationalist politics that has engulfed much of the former Soviet bloc, while threatening to roll back the rights of women.
Bruno Jasieński: Ein Mensch wechselt seine Haut (RUS > GER)
Der zwischen 1931 und 1933 entstandene Roman "Ein Mensch wechselt seine Haut" lässt sich ganz unterschiedlich lesen, etwa als Reiseroman dreier amerikanischer "Spezialisten" aus den verarmten USA der Weltwirtschaftskrise, oder als Bericht über den Bau eines Bewä
Communist Albania developed a perfidious propaganda tool: the "Letters of the People". Without having to deal with bureaucratic obstacles, every citizen could personally address the First Secretary of the "Party of Labour" by writing him a letter.
New "Made in IWM": Slovenian Translation of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century
When non-fiction tops the list: 149 books in translation enabled by the Institute’s Paul Celan program
This month, IWM Permanent Fellow Ludger Hagedorn introduces our "Made in IWM" piece. He interviewed Vesna Velkovrh Bukilica, a Paul Celan Fellow at the IWM in 2015, and the translator of the…
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