While Germany debates the migration issue, Abbas Khider writes about how refugees actually feel. The Iraqi-born author draws on his own experiences to describe the misery. He's fighting for more human kindness.
His novel "The Buried Giant" is written like an old folk tale, but comments on current issues at the heart of civil wars, family feuds and divorces. DW interviewed the 2017 Nobel Prize laureate two years ago.
Syrian author Hamid Sulaiman's graphic novel "Freedom Hospital" is dedicated to his best friend who was tortured to death. His book depicts the horrors of the Syrian civil war - and the people living through it.
Calling all literature lovers! The Leipzig Book Fair and Abbas Khider's story on refugees. Also on the show: protest and pop - a tract by a Pussy Riot activist; a cultural history of the tuba and new writing on the Web.
The award-winning actor flaunts his love of typewriters in the book "Uncommon Type: Some Stories." He's joining the ranks of many in Hollywood who have become authors.
As Tom Hanks publishes a collection of his short stories, we take a look at 10 other writers who earned their fame as actors before putting pen to paper.
In the 1990s they helped put German rap music in the charts. After recording just two albums, they broke up in 2004. Now, after their last album, Fünf Sterne Deluxe are back with a new release called "Flash".
In an age of digital overload, Berlin’s Museum of Things is rewinding to the days of analogue snapshots. Opening on Friday, Foto Album takes a warm-hearted flick through historic family photos and memorabilia.
Thousands of social media users have been breaking the silence around the culture of sexual abuse, with international versions of the #MeToo hashtag going one step further. Here are some of the celebrities who reacted.
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