Posts Tagged: Crimea

The Mirror’s Shards


In the face of colossal and destructive political lies, we need a more nuanced understanding of the world than simply truth versus lie. ...more

A Colony Divided


In Koktebel, on the southern coast of Crimea, artists have gathered for almost a century, attracted to the “particular light and kinetic landscapes.” Now, with the annexation of Crimea, Neil Macfarquhar of the New York Times reports that the summer writer’s colony is divided, and the otherwise communal atmosphere has given way to two competing factions: the pro-Russian Crimea and the anti-Russia Crimea.