Monthly Archives: June 2013

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Journalists (V): Yoani Sanchez

I particularly like this picture of Yoani Sanchez and her Gioconda’s subtle smile, during the Journalism Festival in Perugia. I just sneaked out from my seat and reached the stage with an unappropriate 35mm lens, while she was contested by … Continue reading

On the top of the abandoned Palace of Culture in the centre of Tirana. The graffiti says, in Italian: "Altro che Europa." "Other than Europe." © 2013 Jacob Balzani Lööv. All rights reserved.

Forca Shqipëri!

(scroll below the text for the pictures) Albania two decades since its transition to democracy from the Stalinist rule of late dictator Enver Hoxha, according to international monitors, has yet to hold a free and fair election. Although Albania has … Continue reading