Category : South Africa

Czechoslovakia 8 years after

alt informationIn this issue, Index publishes four case histories on Czechoslovakia.

Soviet “unofficial” art

alt informationIn this issue, the organiser of the 'bulldozed' art exhibition in Moscow tells the story of modern Soviet artists who do not conform to socialist realism.

Lisbon – What next?

alt informationIn this issue, Index publishes an interview with the Editor of Expresso, one of the few independent papers left in Portugal.

Should writers boycott South Africa?

alt informationIn this issue, Index publishes a summary of replies to the questionnaire.

The human rights movement in USSR

alt informationIn this issue, Index publishes the text of Pavel Litvinov's lecture at the Royal Institute of International Affairs during his London visit.

Repression in Iran

alt informationIn this issue, Index publishes a historical survey of censorship and cultural repression in Iran from the seventh century to the present day.

Samizdat under Soviet law

alt informationIn this issue, Index investigates the legal status of Russia's unofficial and unpublished writings.