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Edward Said

The 'Russian World'

INTELLECTUAL: Belarusian and Ukrainian intellectuals have applied postcolonial theory to Russia since the 1990s – but have been largely ignored in the West. MODERN TIMES presents here the voices from the "border countries".

Pandemics and the free man

Albert Camus: plague

DISASTERS: Is there anything to learn from Albert Camus' plague, or is the book hyped up due to the corona pandemic?

Tolerance and pluralism

: – Edward Said wanted to spread the power of definition. It must be central to a cultural radicalism for the 21st century.