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Chilean Children’s and Young Adult Book Recommendations

Maria Paz Leyton Palape Have you ever felt the desire to know more stories written in Spanish-speaking countries? It is true that there are a lot of books written in different countries with different perspectives. There are many books in Spanish which have received Nobel Prizes or some kind of recognition, …

The Curse of Pentecostal Denominations to Africans: Zambia

Elias Tembo From time immemorial, religion in Africa has been a multifaceted phenomenon which has had a strong influence on the culture, art and philosophy of its people. By and large, Christianity, followed by Islam and to a lesser extent, traditional African religion, has been widely adhered to and is still being practised …

Could the show Black Mirror predict our future?

Nina Smole Before reading on, I would like to point out that in the article there are some spoilers, so if you have not watched any episode of Black Mirror and want to be surprised – stop reading! If you have watched it, and you find the concept of the show …

Theatre scene blooming in Brno

Daniela Kristeková Do you often go to the theatre? Luckily, in Brno there are plenty of possibilities. But what about theatres putting on plays in English? Well, that is possible too, with new English-speaking theatre companies in town. There are two new theatre companies which put on plays in English …

Christie’s Poirot

Lucie Skrčená Résumé A portion of gray brain cells, please! A favorite with readers, painfully meticulous, precise, sometimes petulant, but whose gray brain cells are infallible. Have you guessed? Bien sûr, I’m talking about none other than Hercule Poirot, the famous Belgian detective created by Agatha Christie, the Queen of Crime. …