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How to pronounce Przekrój?
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How to pronounce Przekrój?

Have you ever wondered what the title of our magazine sounds like in its original form? Here’s a short demonstration.
The Organization of Imaginary Nations
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The Organization of Imaginary Nations

It was a Friday in fall. On this drizzly day, the congresspeople in the Capitol building were clashing over the American public debt. The threat of bankruptcy was hovering over the country. Meanwhile, on the enormous lawn in the center of Washington, almost a million smiling people were plunged in serene meditation.
Paulina Wilk
Baby You
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Baby You

Baby You is a thirty-four-meter long hot air balloon in the shape of a newborn infant. It symbolizes the power of dreams and the limitlessness of everyone’s possibilities.
The City of Alchemists
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The City of Alchemists

The maps from the time of Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor situate Prague in the symbolic heart of Europe. Surrounded by artists and scholars, the ruler tried to unite the disintegrating world with the help of alchemy.
Maciej Świetlik
Being Together
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Being Together

In uncertain times, we feel a stronger need to belong. What does it take for a circle of friends to become a real community?
Wojciech Bonowicz
Another Me
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Another Me

To what extent are the need for friendship and the ability to form this kind of relationship encoded in us and to what degree are they socially acquired? 
Marek Bieńczyk
A Time for Questions
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A Time for Questions

Halfway through life, we begin to feel not only its burden, but also the burden of what we have not experienced. Maturity comes when we stop denying our own finitude.
Adam Aduszkiewicz
Who Meows at Whom
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Who Meows at Whom

From Satan’s spawn to a beloved pet overlord—the change that has taken place in the way we perceive cats has more to do with us than with them.
Renata Lis
The Noonday Sun
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The Noonday Sun

When I admire the last noon of the year, I know well that the sun will not rise tomorrow. But I still think about it with disbelief—the same as a dozen or so years ago when I observed the beginning of the polar night for the first time in my life.
Kamila Kielar
Przekrój: Our History At a Glance
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Przekrój: Our History At a Glance

Przekrój is the oldest Polish magazine about culture and society—operating since 1945 and valued by millions of readers. At its height, weekly circulation reached 700,000 copies.
Sacred Returns
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Sacred Returns

Scholar of religion Mircea Eliade observed that myths help similar customs and behaviors to develop in both religious and secularized societies.
Tomasz Wiśniewski
Well-Asked Questions
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Well-Asked Questions

Nobel Prize laureates Esther Duflo and Abhijit V. Banarjee suggest that in order to address pressing world issues such as poverty, scholars must steer clear of generalization.
Paulina Wilk
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PRZEKRÓJ Foundation wants to provide thrills that result in sparks of conscious growth. In addition to funding the magazine, we engage in art projects, performances, films, festivals, workshops, and exhibitions, where we regularly meet our Readers. We want to help others foster a fuller, more conscious relationship with themselves and the world.

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