Czech Center NY's First Newsletter in the New Year

  • 07 Jan 2021
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Our team at the Czech Center New York has sent out our first newsletter of the year and already it is filled with interesting events! Sign up below.

We are starting the year by bringing the best of Czech culture from various disciplines to the USA with the following events and we are set to contiunue in the coming weeks and months. Subscribe to our newsletter below and never miss an event!

  • Zoom presentation and discussion with widllife filmmaker Jan E. Svatoš, whose fascinating documentary The Ark of Lights and Shadows about Martin and Osa Johnson, who pioneered authentic filming in Africa, is available to watch online. More info and event RSVP here.
  • New Year's Wishes from prominent violinist Jiří Vodička, available to watch here
  • Opening the year of Bohuslav Martinů with expert commentary from the Czech Republic as well as the USA and  Martinů's works performed by leading Czech and American musicians. More info here.
  • Closing out Advent with several new versions of the re-discovered Czech Christmas carol "Bright Magical Night," performed by prominent Czech musicians. Watch them all here.
  • The short story "Objects in Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear" written by Lucie Faulerová for Czech Center New York has become the titular piece of an athology of corona-stories published in the Czech Centres Network in Czech. Read more and revisit the story in English here.

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