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Welcome to "Przekrój"!

In case you wonder where you are, and especially since you probably can’t pronounce the name of this website, here’s a little help. “Przekrój” (pron. ‘p-SHEH-crooy’) is the oldest magazine about society and culture in Poland. Now it’s also available in English!

“Przekrój” Magazine brings to the English reader some of the best journalism from across Central and Eastern Europe, in such fields as culture, society, ecology and literature. Stand aside from the haste and fierceness of everyday news and join us now!

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Magazine
Magazine
Magazine / society
Knock Before You Enter
Knock Before You Enter
Magazine / society

An author and psychologist talks about the power of sensitivity, empathy, and the importance of having one’s own room.

Monika Kucia

Magazine / culture
A Short Film About Womanhood
A Short Film About Womanhood
Magazine / culture

Iranian director Mania Akbari talks about living with illness, exile from her home country, and being a female artist in a world that is still marred by patriarchy.

Artur Zaborski

Reading / culture
War Is a Male Game
War Is a Male Game
Reading / culture

Bosnian director Jasmila Žbanić talks about her film “Quo Vadis, Aida?”, the Srebrenica massacre, and why women’s perspectives of war are important.

Mateusz Demski

Magazine / society
The Invention of Evil
The Invention of Evil
Magazine / society

The European witch hunting mania was inspired by religious fervour, colonial ambitions, and prolonged periods of societal instability.

Tomasz Wiśniewski

Magazine / society
Ally Girls
Ally Girls
Magazine / society

Three teenage girls from the Indigenous communities of the Americas are raising environmental awareness all around the world.

Aleksandra Lipczak

Magazine / culture
A Poetic Hurricane
A Poetic Hurricane
Magazine / culture

The American poet Amanda Gorman recently made headlines with her poem at Joe Biden’s inauguration. Her work promises an exciting future.

Bartosz Wójcik

Magazine / society
The Peace Pilgrim
The Peace Pilgrim
Magazine / society

For almost three decades Mildred Norman – better known as Peace Pilgrim – walked continuously around the Americas. What spurred her spiritual awakening?

Ewa Pluta

Magazine / culture
The Body and Its Trace
The Body and Its Trace
Magazine / culture

The work of the Cuban-American performance artist Ana Mendieta still resonates today, more than three decades after her untimely death.

Marta Ziółek

Reading / science
Study Finds Matriarchal Societies Are Good For Women's Health
Study Finds Matriarchal Societies Are Good For Women's Health
Reading / science

A study of the Mosuo women, known for their matriarchy, suggests that gender roles can influence our health outcomes.

Scotty Hendricks

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

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