Robert Badinter passed away
  • 20.02.2024.
  • Zagreb, HR

Robert Badinter passed away

Robert Badinter, French lawyer, scientist and politician, honorary doctor of the University of Zagreb and corresponding member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2024 at the age of 96. Badinter chaired the Arbitration Commission of the Peace Conference on Yugoslavia, which concluded in 1991 that the SFRY was in the process of disintegration, on the...

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Lars Svendsen with Goran Milić
  • 20.02.2024.
  • Zagreb, HR

Lars Svendsen with Goran Milić

Last night, February 19, in the show What's up North-South, one of Goran Milić's guests was a famous Norwegian philosopher, the author of books translated into 27 languages, including Croatian. The Philosophy of Hope is his eleventh book published by TIM press, and his name is Lars Svendsen! He talked with Goran Milić about the Norwegian mentality, the importance of the word tillit for Norwegian s...

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New title: „The Courage of Nuance“
  • 14.02.2024.
  • Zagreb, HR

New title: „The Courage of Nuance“

The long-awaited and very current book The Courage of Nuance by French journalist Jean Birnbaum translated by Dubravka Celebrini can be found in bookstores, libraries and our webshop from today. The Courage of Nuance is an essay about the current state of the public and public debate, characterized by social networks, Manichean and hardened attitudes, and entrenched, previously unexamined ...

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Stier in Večernji
  • 12.01.2024.
  • Zagreb, HR

Stier in Večernji

On December 30, Žarko Ivković's interview with Davor Ivo Stier was published in Večernji list newspaper. They discussed the political situation in 2024, the war in Ukraine, and Stier briefly „drew“ a possible geopolitical picture of the world after all the elections in the „super-election“ year. You can read the complete interview here, and if you happen to be in Vukovar today, at 12:00 in the Vu...

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„In praise of failure“ in „Globus“
  • 10.01.2024.
  • Zagreb, HR

„In praise of failure“ in „Globus“

On December 27, 2023, a review of the book In Praise of Failure. Four lessons in humility was published in Globus. The author of the review, Tanja Tolić, writes that Bradatan analyzes the experiences of poverty and failure of George Orwell, Simone Weil, Charlie Chaplin and E.M. Cioran with abundant references to the failures of other famous people.  You can read the article here.

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New title: „A Philosophy of Hope“
  • 21.12.2023.
  • Zagreb, HR

New title: „A Philosophy of Hope“

The last title of 2023 is published! In A Philosophy of Hope, the internationally recognized philosopher Lars Svendsen takes us on a journey through the history of philosophy in an insightful and humorous way and analyzes what the most prominent thinkers have written about hope. Recent events in Europe prompted the author to reflect on the philosophical aspects of hope as a phenomenon that ...

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New title: „The devil is in the detail. Discourse and image in politics“
  • 20.12.2023.
  • Zagreb, HR

New title: „The devil is in the detail. Discourse and image in politics“

We've just published the penultimate title of the year! In the book The devil is in the detail. Discourse and image in politics, author Nikolina Borčić in five chapters provides a theoretical framework and examples of the use of language patterns, communication strategies and political strategic frameworks with an emphasis on the politico-linguistic perspective. By choosing examples and their cr...

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„On People and Lemmings“ in Moderna vremena
  • 23.11.2023.
  • Zagreb, HR

„On People and Lemmings“ in Moderna vremena

On Moderna vremena website, on November 20th, an article about Agamben's On People and Lemmings.Thoughts on politics, democracy and the epidemic by Ante Nenadić was published and you can read it here. 

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„We are animals, we need light and the dark“
  • 20.11.2023.
  • Zagreb, HR

„We are animals, we need light and the dark“

An interview by Nataša Vlašić-Smrekar with our author Sigri Sandberg on the occasion of the presentation of her book In Defense of Darkness. Stars, fear and five nights in the wild in Zagreb and a guest appearance as part of the Ritam&Knjiga project was published in Večernji list and you can read it here.

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RHYTHM&BOOK: „Darkness is (not) bad“ with Sigri Sandberg
  • 16.11.2023.
  • Zagreb, HR

RHYTHM&BOOK: „Darkness is (not) bad“ with Sigri Sandberg

On Wednesday, November 15, in the packed Botaničar, we held the third and last meeting as part of the Rhythm&Book project, where Norwegian author Sigri Sandberg was a guest and presented her book In Defense of Darkness. Stars, fear and five nights in the wild. In a conversation with Vlatka Kolarović, she revealed to us why she decided to face her fear of the dark, what good it brought her and ...

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