We are pleased to invite you to the presentation of the book „Liquid Evil“ on March 26th at 7 PM at the Jewish com...Read More
Dr. sc. Marijan Bobinac wrote an excellent review of the novel The age of brass by Slobodan Šnajder, for a German ...Read More
Towards the publishing od Svendsen's new book Do we understand animals, the book of March is A philosophy of loneniness.
In this thoughtful book, Lars Svendsen investigates both the positive and the negative sides of loneliness and argues that our main problem is not that there is too much loneliness in modern societies, but rather that there is too little solitude. This hugely important book is essential reading for all those who want to know more about this complex and profound state of being. This month you can purchase Memory on our web-shop at a promotional price!Open
In The Long Hangover. Putin's new Russia and the ghosts of the past, Shaun Walker provides a deeply reported, bottom-up explanation of Russia's resurgence under Putin. By cleverly exploiting the memory of the Soviet victory over fascism in World War II, Putin's regime has made ordinary Russians feel that their country is great again. Shaun Walker provides new insight into contemporary Russia and its search for a new identity, telling the story through the country's troubled relationship with its Soviet past. Walker not only explains Vladimir Putin's goals and the government's official manipulations of history, but also focuses on ordinary Russians and their motivations. He charts how Putin raised victory in World War II to the status of a national founding myth in the search for a...Open