Posts Categorized: Culture

Bookbash

The Prague Post BookWorld Prague expands its cultural scope and goes multimedia this year Book lovers of the world rejoice! BookWorld Prague is back, this year with more than 400 programs in four days, including readings, discussions and film screenings. As always, the main exhibits will be at Výstavište, with related activities spread around the… Read more »

Culture gumbo

The Prague Post Multicultural Center Prague brings a new element to BookWorld this year, partnering with the literary fair on some cross-cultural events. “Literature isn’t our main theme, but we thought it would be interesting to introduce immigrant writers,” says Petr Lobotka, program manager for the organization. All four of the events — a public… Read more »

Year of Jewish Culture focuses on Hebrew heritage

The Prague Post Jewish Museum reaches out with full calendar of events The Jewish community in Prague and across the Czech Republic has a past integrally tied to the country’s history. Traditionally, it has been perceived as a closed community — a view the Jewish Museum of Prague is out to change. Thus, a newly… Read more »

Star struck

The Prague Post A new exhibit showcases Europe’s founding fathers of modern astronomy Prague at the beginning of the 17th century was the place to be for artists and scientists. Emperor Rudolf II’s interest in culture and science created an atmosphere of learning and creativity. The fledgling science of astronomy made some of its biggest… Read more »