We met British essayist Tim Parks to discuss literature, German readers and Bob Dylan. His book "Where I'm Reading From" has just been published in German.
The New Academy selected the writer from Guadeloupe as the winner of its New Prize in Literature. The global literary award was created in reaction to this year's absent Nobel Prize, hit by a #MeToo-related scandal.
The novel reveals a man who goes mad from his love of books, which also leads to his death. Elias Canetti received the Nobel Prize in Literature for his first and only novel.
The photographer and husband of Swedish Academy member Katarina Frostenson is on trial for two counts of rape dating to 2011. Earlier this year, the scandal led to the postponement of the Nobel Prize for Literature.
The long-awaited biopic about the band Queen is finally here. Lead singer Freddie Mercury is played by Hollywood star Rami Malek. He gives a brilliant performance that’s already generating Oscars buzz.
Inger-Maria Mahlke's novel about Tenerife, as both a place of longing and a microcosm, has won the German Book Prize 2018. It's a journey through time and space, through the personal and the political.
The Bangtan Boys came from South Korea and took Germany's capital by storm. Days before the two planned concerts, the boy band's fans were camping in front of the venues in Berlin. What's behind the K-pop phenomenon?
Visual art is probably something you don't typically associate with people who are visually impaired. But South Korean sculpturer Goh Hong-seok might defy your expectations. The legally blind artist makes enormous and complex installations with a material that might also blow your mind. Reporter Jason Strother met Goh at his studio just outside Seoul.
It's not all just fun and games when it comes to gaming. The Victoria & Albert Museum explores the transformative power of digital games in its latest exhibition, "Videogames: Design/Play/Disrupt."
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