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Welcome to “Przekrój”!

In case you’re wondering where you are, and especially since you probably can’t pronounce the name of this website, here’s a little help—“Przekrój” (pronounced “p-SHEH-crooy”) is the oldest society and culture magazine in Poland, now available in English.

“Przekrój” Magazine brings English-speaking readers some of the best journalism from across Central and Eastern Europe, in the fields of wellbeing, art, literature, science, ecology, philosophy, psychology, and more. Take a break from the speed and intensity of the daily news and join us!

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25 results
Magazine
Magazine
Magazine / society
The Island of Calm Souls
The Island of Calm Souls
Magazine / society

On the north-eastern coast of Tenerife lies a small village. The community in Roque Bermejo have found their own, unique way of living.

Maria Górz

Reading / society
A Warning
A Warning
Reading / society

10 years ago, the Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami shook Japan. Katarzyna Boni revisits Fukushima Prefecture to see what has changed – physically and psychologically.

Katarzyna Boni

Reading / society
The Unhurried Chronicler of Souls
The Unhurried Chronicler of Souls
Reading / society

The work of Belarusian writer and Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich is characterized by her enduring patience and willingness to listen to people’s truths.

Paulina Wilk

Reading / literature
A Time Bomb Explodes
A Time Bomb Explodes
Reading / literature

In this extract from Mariusz Szczygieł’s “Not There”, the author visits The Dead People’s Shop in Budapest, Hungary, where he considers making a purchase.

Mariusz Szczygieł

Reading / literature
All Lara’s Wars
All Lara’s Wars
Reading / literature

In this extract from Wojciech Jagielski’s upcoming reportage “All Lara’s Wars”, Lara finally reaches the Syrian border, where she is to meet her son Shamil – now one of the mujahideen fighting under the caliphate.

Wojciech Jagielski

Reading / society
The Queen of Backyard Games
The Queen of Backyard Games
Reading / society

What does it mean to be a witch in 21st-century Europe? Our new cross-border reportage tries to answer this question by looking for the granddaughters of the witches that Europe was never able to burn. The heroes of the final part include the Kraków-based artist and activist Cecylia Malik.

Ada Petriczko

Reading / society
The Age of the Roma Witch
The Age of the Roma Witch
Reading / society

What does it mean to be a witch in 21st-century Europe? Our new cross-border reportage tries to answer this question by looking for the granddaughters of the witches that Europe was never able to burn. The heroes of the third part include the fortune-telling Roma witches of Romania.

Ana Maria Luca

Reading / society
Sometimes I Dream About the War
Sometimes I Dream About the War
Reading / society

Artem Chekh, a Ukrainian writer and veteran of the war in Donbas, talks about his experiences at the front and how they changed his worldview from the bubble of Kyiv.

Łukasz Saturczak

Reading / culture
A Small Reportage
A Small Reportage
Reading / culture

Our reporter experiences a stifling dilemma...

Tomasz Wiśniewski

Reading / society
There Were no Witches, Only Women
There Were no Witches, Only Women
Reading / society

What does it mean to be a witch in 21st-century Europe? Our new cross-border reportage tries to answer this question by looking for the granddaughters of the witches that Europe was never able to burn. The heroes of the second part include the descendants of those persecuted during the Basque trials.

Ana Maria Luca

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