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The Mandalorian – Saviour of the Star Wars Franchise?

Monika TeleszováIn this article, I would like to write about the new Star Wars TV series, The Mandalorian. As opposed to other Star Wars series which were animated, this is the first one that is live-action. The Mandalorian had its premiere in November 2019 on Disney+ and immediately became a hit. The …

The Reckoning with The Rise of Skywalker

Monika Teleszová In this article I would like to review the latest Star Wars movie Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker. It is the last part of the sequel trilogy and as such it concludes the whole Skywalker Saga which originally started in 1977 with the movie Star …

CYBORGISM: HUMAN EVOLUTION IN OUR ERA

Terezie Ďásková Who has never admired superheroes in comic books or films? Who has never craved to gain their supernatural skills and abilities, or just to be stronger, faster or smarter? What if there was a way you could enhance yourself? Would you resist the temptation, or would you give in …

Thoughts on serendipity

Mirka Randová Years ago, at the age of 28, I drove 18 hours to a ceramics workshop. The teacher was Paul Soldner, an icon in the field of art ceramics. He is the man to whom many refer as the father of American raku, a firing technique now used by many potters. Even …