Poor But Sexy

Agata Pyzik, Poor But Sexy: Culture Clashes in Europe East and West, Zero Books, London: 2014

Author: Agata Pyzik
Year: 2014
Country: United Kingdom

Agata Pyzik is a polish journalist, who deals with the question “how East stays East and West stays West”. It is a study of myths, hidden histories about politics, art, music culture behind the Iron Curtain with the focus on tensions between the Europe’s East and West. The author also criticizes the ahistorical consideration of the Eastern Europe as a territory which still stays “post soviet”.