Stealing Ukraine’s past

The priest yanked the iron handle on the trapdoor and led me down to the crypt. In the church above a handful of old ladies in headscarves were crossing themselves and lighting votive candles: the Cathedral of St Catherine in Kherson remained open throughout the nine months of Russian occupation, so the faithful could continue … Read more

The Paris Review – Stealing It Back: A Conversation with Frida Orupabo

Frida Orupabo, Last Night’s Party2020. Courtesy of the artist. Frida Orupabo, an artist and former social worker, was born in 1986 in Sarpsborg, Norway. Like most millennials, she can remember a life without the internet—she bought her first computer when she began attending the University of Oslo, but still didn’t have access to Wi-Fi. She … Read more