Democracy is eroding rapidly in Turkey, a country caught between radicalization and rebellion. Nurkan Erplulat's play "Love It or Leave It" depicts how the political situation is destroying people’s everyday lives.
Although the opposition fared well at the Turkish referendum, fear is growing in Turkey. Making art is extraordinarily difficult, says German author and playwright Moritz Rinke - but critical voices are needed there.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's verbal assault on German parliamentarians of Turkish descent has been debated in the German Bundestag. Utlu is convinced that there is a method to Erdogan's mad rhetorics.
Germany's leading creative minds have penned an open letter to Chancellor Merkel, asking her to push for the release of imprisoned intellectuals in Turkey. Criticism against Turkish President Erdogan continues to grow.
It is the most renowned German film production company: Ufa was founded in 1917 and produced films through the end of World War II, during which time it served as a propaganda tool for the Nazis.
The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in literature, is cutting all ties with a man facing a series of sexual harassment allegations. The influential person had been closely linked with the institution.
Kraftwerk's leader, Ralf Hütter, hardly ever gives interviews. But some former band members do -- like Karl Bartos and Wolfgang Flür. They talk to DW about the time they spent in the band.
His hedonistic life cut short by disease, his good looks, his drawings of nudes: All this made Modigliani a legend. An exhibition at the Tate Modern in London shows off his work and gets to the man behind the myth.
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.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version