Featured stories about Arts & Culture
- Japan's Independent Tofu Makers Are Rapidly Disappearing 22 November 2013
- Persistent Stereotypes, Latent Prejudices: Black Characters in Brazilian Comics 20 November 2013
- Tunisian Rap Song Turns into an Anthem for Youth 13 November 2013
- Justin Bieber's Graffiti Sparks Protests by Colombian Graffiti Artists 13 November 2013
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11 December 2013
"I want to use this beautiful life that I have...to send out my strong vote of protest against the dowry system that we still shamelessly and silently follow."
Is vagina knitting art? It is not your everyday discussion in Australia.
10 December 2013
A popular Ukrainian travel series has recently aired an episode about Tajikistan. Many Tajikistanis then turned to social media to curse the video.
A 28-year-old Chechnya native, Ali Suleymanov, "Archidesigner," spent most of his adulthood in the Moscow region, where he studied and later worked as exterior designer.
6 December 2013
"Imadesho", meaning "how 'bout now?!", and "baigaeshi", meaning revenge, are at the top of the list of popular buzzwords in Japan this year.
4 December 2013
Revolutionary Egyptian poet Ahmed Fouad Negm died yesterday at the age of 84. Netizens from across the Arab world mourn his death.
2 December 2013
"I imagine that a truly healthy society must recognize and engage in dialogue with the voices that arise from within its borders. "
Global Voices speaks with Emmanuel Chila, the founder of new French community blog X, Y & Z.
30 November 2013
Dubai has been selected to host the World Expo trade convention in 2020. The Twittersphere celebrates.
22 November 2013
The autumn sky above Bangladesh's capital city Dhaka was so beautiful on 17 November that social media was flooded with images and talk about the scene.