Ball season is back and we asked how the tradition has endured so long and what changes will keep the debutantes coming. Ball season is like a microcosm of Viennese life. Well, a certain kind of life. The pillars of each community – confectioners, coffee brewers, musicians or doctors – meet with the 18-year-olds “entering” […]
Anna Porter’s The Ghosts of Europe shows different paths to transition and the continuing identity crisisNearly three decades after the “velvet”...