A painting of Sir Winston Churchill in his art studio in Chartwell, England.  

AmericasCulture

Haitian-American Reconnects With Her Roots Through Soccer

by Alexa De Jesus-Thibault Though she has still never visited her ancestral country, soccer is giving Georgia State University freshman Taina Anglade a chance to reconnect with her Haitian roots.  More
EuropeCulture

Vaclav Havel Continues to Inspire Democratic and Humane Values in Prague

by Phil Bolton | February 12, 2015 Note: Phil Bolton, publisher of Global Atlanta,  accompanied Paul Varian, a former CNN writer, editor and senior executive producer, on a recent trip to Prague organized by George Novak, honorary Czech consul general in Atlanta. This is one in a series of stories from the trip.  Mr. Bolton's account follows: More
EuropeCulture

A Night at the Opera in Prague

by Paul Varian Note: Paul Varian, a former CNN writer, editor and senior executive producer, accompanied Global Atlanta Publisher Phil Bolton on a recent trip to Prague organized by George Novak, honorary Czech consul general in Atlanta. This is one in a series of stories from the trip.  Mr. Varian's account follows: More
AsiaCulture

Atlanta Nonprofit Remembers China's Left-Behind Children

by Trevor Williams | February 2, 2015 Imagine as a 10-year-old child being left in a village to fend for yourself, ripped from your parents in the present by their inescapable duty to provide for your future.  More
Middle East - North AfricaCulture

Tel Aviv Chef to Help Kick Off Jewish Film Festival

by Trevor Williams | January 27, 2015 Israeli chef Guy Gamzo, who owns Aria restaurant in Tel Aviv, is slated to help kick off the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival tonight, offering his cuisine at the opening gala. While in town at the request of the Consulate General of Israel to the Southeast, Mr. Gamzo is also offering an exclusive Israeli cooking class. The consulate spoke with Mr. Gamzo about his cooking beginnings and what he hopes to achieve during his short visit. (This Q&A first appeared on the consulate’s website.)  More