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Publications: Václav Havel neither playwright nor dissident

Publications: Václav Havel neither playwright nor dissident

By Dr. Josef A. Mestenhauser I wanted to write something different about Vaclav Havel and his passing than the meager media disappointedly covered. Media have a tendency to explain people by shortcuts, finding a label everybody recognizes and then placing a person into the box with that label. For Vaclav Havel who disliked these labels of being a playwright turned dissident these categories are insufficient and inaccurate. The problem is...

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Lectures: Economic and Political Development in Slovakia

You are invited to join us for a unique learning experience. Jake Slegers, Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce will speak (via SKYPE) on the Economic and Political Development in Slovakia over the past 15 years and the role of the American Chamber of Commerce in Business Affairs. Where:  Carlson School of Management, Room 2-224. Carlson is located on the West Bank Campus at 321 Nineteenth Avenue South.  A skyway connects...

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Mom's Club: Family Night

Family Night will take place on Sunday, January 15th, 2012 from 4:30-6:30 pm at C.S.P.S. Hall, 383 Michigan Street, Saint Paul, MN 55102. This is a fun event for the whole family. Come and enjoy Czech and Slovak conversation and fellowship. We all will make animal masks and play “vybíjená”. Please bring a dish to share for the potluck dinner.   Donation of $5.00/Sokol or CSCC members, $10.00/non member families is...

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