Ke zdrojům! #6: The Foundation of the State

Listen to the sixth and last epizode of Ke zdrojům! podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts or our SoundCloud.

19. 02. 2024 11:00
podcast audio Tereza Havlínková Alarm Sophie Lewis Abolish the Family

Are our kinship ties an overrated concept, and why is it worth breaking free of them? The final episode of our podcast series on the clash between art and reality focuses on feminist author Sophie Lewis's book Abolish the Family. The Czech edition of Sophie Lewis's book, published by, has triggered a wave of criticism and shown that the idea of deconstructing the traditional family is painful for many. Finding alternative approaches will not be easy.

The Ke Zdrojům! podcast is produced by, an initiative for contemporary art, in collaboration with the online daily Deník Alarm. The series is hosted by Tereza Havlínková, the sound design is by Jonáš Rosůlek, the visual identity is designed by the studio Day Shift Office, and the producer of the podcast is Tereza Stejskalová from The project is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic.