November 2007: Bodies

Editorial

Bodies might not appear to be a topic that would easily fit the general Plotki lines, as Plotki is usually concerned with rumours related to our bloc. However, while collecting the contributions it became clear that….

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20 minutes from Corfu

The dilemma of being topless on the beach…

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Bodies on Display

feminism, body and representation…Whose looking at, whom and how?

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Bob and Bianca Go Dancing in Hell

Bob and Bianca discover a time portal hidden in the centre of Prague and then go dancing in it. It’s only a little more exciting than it sounds.

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Baia Grivita – Bucharest’s last public bath

For some a public sauna is a relaxing and refreshing experience – for others it’s a substitute for a private bathroom. Enter the heat and steam to meet the locals at Bucharest’s last public bath.

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Going Over There: How the East/West Divide is Negotiated in Beds and Minds

What happens when Iron Curtain heritages have to be dealt with in bed?

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woman’s landscape

shape. light. body. woman’s body. Mistery. Secret.

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The Dupa

What’s in a name? This writer takes a look at the Dupa in his particular -ski.

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The Campaign Against “Vlasatci” in Communist Czechoslovakia

Let us take you back to a time when a longer than average haircut was enough to get you a police file…

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