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Kapka Kassabova

The Edge of Europe

Monday 28 August 5:45pm - 6:45pm

Described as 'one of history's well-worn playgrounds', the borderzone between Bulgaria, Turkey and Greece was said to be an easier crossing point into the West than the Berlin Wall. Today it's the EU's frontier. Kapka Kassabova's Border is a portrait of...