As the state copes with hurricanes and climate disasters, it is figuring out how to manage the slow-motion loss of its coastal land. But its plans could endanger the cultures that define the region.
Day 4 of our Understanding Islam series. Knowing the historical contributions of Islam and its influence on other faiths can help counter many assumptions about the religion today.
A new book explores physical culture in a social and historical context, focusing on colonial settings.
The pandemic has battered the arts and culture sector in Indonesia. Many producers and organizers have been forced to cancel events, concerts and movie releases.
Failing to understand the language will prevent Indonesia from reaping the full benefits of its economic relationship with China.
Nigeria should stop showing contempt for history as a subject, profession or topic of discussion.
Tipping has often-overlooked consequences for food service workers. The industry should turn its attention to underlying issues if it wants to ensure a sustainable future.
We should remember him as just another ordinary human being who did extraordinary things.
New analysis of Anglo-Saxon skulls suggests that being an Anglo-Saxon was a matter of language and culture, and not genetics.
Indonesia needs to learn from China’s economic success, especially when Indonesia-China’s relations are mainly based on economics.
Ground-penetrating radar located the remains of 215 First Nations children in a mass unmarked grave, revealing a macabre part of Canada’s hidden history.
Government plans to defund arts higher education are detrimental to both the UK’s economy and its future.
The Senegalese culture of discretion, called “sutura”, inhibits survivors of sexual violence from publicly denouncing perpetrators.
Loudly proclaiming your dislikes isn’t snobbery. There can be a power and poetry to putrescence.
Depictions of Indian life in cinema and soap operas have found particular affinity with communities in Northern Ghana.
The French government, by prioritizing only “essential” sectors during the Covid-19 pandemic, is ignoring the importance of its culture and cultural assets.
Festivals in Ghana are evolving as tourist attractions.
Men are increasingly expected to share housework and spend time with their partners and children.
What role does culture play when it comes to disasters?
The word, which roughly translates to considering the needs of society above your own, has become a buzzword in Denmark.