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The World Turned Upside Down

Essayists from former Warsaw Pact nations reflect on the changing use and meaning of a seemingly banal object - unlocking a story about how life in their country was altered by the 1989 revolutions

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Kataryna Wolczuk

5/5 Kataryna Wolczuk's view on contraception, women's rights and calendars in Poland.

Fri 13 Aug 2010 23:00 BBC Radio 3

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