Africa is a continent as abundant in challenges as it is in artists. Mali uses singers to spread political messages; Uganda's turning out action movies, and an artist in Cameroon takes on its colonial history. A special.
Techno! Berlin’s sound is fast, loud and pulsing. No other city is so closely linked to this music. Clubs like Berghain or Tresor are legendary. Yet techno is more than 30 years old and didn’t even originate in Berlin! So what’s the big deal?
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about the power of story-telling. Karina Sainz Borgo on Venezuela, her lost homeland. And translator Katy Derbyshire tells us about some authors we should keep an eye on: the finalists for the German Book Prize.
African vocal music meets traditional European song - the Beethovenfest's Campus Project provides the stage! The result is an incomparable concert and new friendships across all borders.
The children's tale 'Fritzi war dabei' (Fritzi was there too) by author Hanna Schott is now in German cinemas. The film uses a child-friendly approach to explain the events that led to the fall of the Berlin Wall.
What happens when you’re 28 years old, and you’ve achieved everything? Tonio Schachinger’s debut novel tells the story of a professional soccer player who’s part immature macho, part clever rebel
Berlin is known for creative spaces and freedom of expression. It attracts artists, musicians, and clubbers from all over the globe. But the scene is changing. The popular club Griessmuehle and techno DJ DVS1 are trying to conserve club culture.
From John Lennon to Queen Elizabeth II, she's photographed the world's top celebrities, becoming one of them along the way: Annie Leibovitz is now 70.
British voters, it seems, stay polite even when they are angry: A Yorkshire man who told the British prime minister to leave his town is hailed as a hero, leading to a top Twitter trend.
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