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I trust you are enjoying peaceful days. We just concluded a beautiful exhibit of Josef Duchan's works spread across the entire third floor of the Bohemian National Hall. Duchan's paintings were...

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BBLA Acquires Vojtech Preissig Poster General 27 March, 2017

BBLA has acquired an historic poster in marking the 100th anniversary of U.S. entry into World War I and Czechoslovak support of the allied effort. This poster is the most famous in a series of 16...

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Newsletter April - Editorial General 03 April, 2017

No April Fool's Day tricks so the following observations are for real. BBLA Entertainment Committee fooled no one by staging Bohemian Bash - our former annual Beseda Ball - exactly on April 1. The...

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Dancing in New York’s Bohemia General 26 April, 2017

Bohemia is alive and well in New York City. On April 1, the Czech and Slovak communities assembled for their annual gathering—a dance hosted by the Bohemian Benevolent & Literary Association...

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Plurality of Identity In the Works of Zdenek Lhotsky Art 26 May, 2017

The narrow field of specialisation that we see all around us, including in art and the commercial strategies of galleries, is a contemporary characteristic. However, artistic creativity behaves in...

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In Conversation about “V+W: The Letters” Theater 20 September, 2017

Theatre on the Balustrade (Divadlo Na zabradli) presents “V+W: The Letters” at the Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival taking place in New York at Bohemian National Hall. The text of the...

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