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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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Magazine
Magazine / culture
The Great Outdoors Is Nature’s Healer
The Great Outdoors Is Nature’s Healer
Magazine / culture

Urban living brings with it great intellectual gains, yet living outside in nature can bring manifold benefits, too.

Jill Neimark

Magazine / science
Psychology Is Our Modern Mythology
Psychology Is Our Modern Mythology
Magazine / science

Contemporary psychology – with its rites, symbols and stories – plays the same role for modern humankind as mythology once played for our forebears.

Rami Gabriel

Magazine / culture
Art for Art’s Sake?
Art for Art’s Sake?
Magazine / culture

Admiring a work of art often feels like an emotionally-enriching experience. But does engaging with the arts actually instigate demonstrable psychological change?

Ellen Winner

Magazine / society
Daily Grace
Daily Grace
Magazine / society

Everyday rituals are ephemeral prayers, a hint to the gods for protection, encircling life like a fragrant garland.

Jay Griffiths

Magazine / society
Only Connect
Only Connect
Magazine / society

Buddhism and ecology both refuse to separate the human and natural worlds – and demand that we act accordingly.

David P. Barash

Magazine / society
For a Child, Being Carefree Is Intrinsic to a Well-lived Life
For a Child, Being Carefree Is Intrinsic to a Well-lived Life
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Is being carefree a special good of childhood? Is it something that confers meaning on the life of a child, without doing the same for adults? Or do adults need to be more carefree, and so be more like children, in order for their lives to go well?

Luara Ferracioli

Magazine / society
Are You Sleepwalking Now?
Are You Sleepwalking Now?
Magazine / society

Given how little control we have of our wandering minds, how can we cultivate real mental autonomy?

Thomas Metzinger

Magazine / science
What Do You Really Believe?
What Do You Really Believe?
Magazine / science

Do we really believe the views we express? Are we always trying to establish the truth when we argue, or might there be other motives at work?

Keith Frankish

Magazine / science
Sooner or Later We All Face Death
Sooner or Later We All Face Death
Magazine / science

Ignoring the inevitability of death does not lead to happiness. On the contrary, remembering this difficult subject can help one live a joyful life.

Warren Ward

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