Reading Žižek in Tehran

In a world of capital words easily become cliche-ridden and therefore devoid of power to change anything. Whom should we rely on to challenge the status-quo? Kamran Baradaran - an Iranian translator of Slavoj Žižek,...

Iran in the mirror of its movies

The Iranian movies were probably the most attractive feature at the online Middle Eastern and North African Region Film Festival (“MENAR”), which took place in Bulgaria between 15 January and 7 February 2021. Iranian cinema...

John Paul II on period

Speculations on the psychological nature of the Polish right-wing hardliners should be left to specialists. However, one cannot but draw some very specific conclusions from observing their identity excesses that occur almost daily, some of...