Although Cepelia is known as the child of the People’s Republic of Poland, its ancestors go back to much earlier times. Shaping the tastes of Poles and establishing a unique style of its own, the Cepelia brand was also appreciated and recognised abroad. Culture.pl unravels mysteries hiding beneath the famously hand-painted logo…
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A fake legend about Napoleon, a penitentiary located in a former Cistercian monastery, a wooden bear that cannot be lifted. Photographer Tymon Markowski brought a real ocean of absurdity from a trip along the Brda river.
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"Inter arma silent Musae". For among arms, the Muses fall mute, as the ancient Romans believed. This is not necessarily true. During the Warsaw Uprising, artists massively participated in battle, and not only the armed one.
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They were organisers of underground education, diplomats, terrorists, and soldiers disguised in men’s uniforms. During Poland’s partitions, these forgotten heroines fought a double war: for their country’s independence and their own empacipation.
Read more »about: The Women of Polish Independence
Subversive fairy tales, children’s manifestos, modern science fiction novels and an album dedicated to 100 years of Polish design history. Culture.pl presents 16 IBBY Polish Section competition entries selected by the jury. We simply can’t wait until these are translated into English! Read more »about: 16 IBBY Award-winning Kids’ Books from 2017