A new novel by Leona Stallman – Munich

Venice has already sunk into the sea. Daily life is affected by floods, droughts, temperatures over 47 degrees and plastic waste that spoils bathing in the sea. People sit in their dorms, stare at screens and move their thumbs across the screens. “The rule was: There can never be pictures. The truth was: We didn’t … Read more

Munich: What the 2022 Literature Festival offers – Munich

Against a blue and yellow background, a dove of peace approaches a young woman with her nose ring covered with some kind of slate in front of her head, doodles hovering around her. Posters adorning flyers and posters for the Literature Festival 2022 at a glance show what was needed for a number of words … Read more

Donna Lyon is 80 years old – Culture

The fact that she doesn’t really care about her significant birthday has spread in the media a few days ago. Anyone who has had the pleasure of getting to know her better knows that Donna Lyon doesn’t like being the center of attention. This relates not only to its emphatic democratic outlook, but also to … Read more

Who still reads Ernst Ginger today? Especially men – culture

Ernst Ginger was not weak. “He took cold baths every morning until he was old, which was hard for him,” said Rudolf Augustin admiringly in his obituary. The flexible attitude attributed to the writer is not only attractive in times of rising energy costs. Talking to pupils has a high potential for excitement. He is … Read more

The “eternal nominee for the Nobel Prize”: the death of the Spanish writer Javier Marias

“Eternal Candidate for the Nobel Prize” Spanish writer Javier Marias dies 09/11/2022 at 7:10 pm For a long time, Javier Marias’ books were hard to sell in Germany – until his work “My Heart Till White” was praised in the summer of 1996. The writer was one of the most successful contemporary Spanish writers. Shortly … Read more

“Hano and Emergencies” by Anjan Meras: Why here, why me – Culture

The new calendar starts on Friday. “We’re having a guest,” says Mams to Hanno and Tim. “This might be inconvenient,” Hanno thought. He is even more shocked when he finds out who he is. Ben, a girl in his class. “Your mother’s so tired, Hanno, I’d like to give between your room,” Mams explains. Hano’s … Read more

TV comeback Barbara Seles: Legal retiree

49543 Guest contribution by Lorenz Leitmeier 06.09.2022 Familiar old face, now TV format works “Barbara Selish – Criminal Court” again on RTL+. Photo: RTL / Stefan Gregorowius Reactionary judge Barbara Selish is back. RTL has provided them with new cases and a moral compass – there are jokes about outsiders and reasons for reviewing at … Read more

Norbert Guchtern’s novel “Four Days, Three Nights”. review – culture

“Don’t worry, he just wants to play,” one would say to readers of Norbert Guchten’s latest novel. The texts dance across the abyss, adorned mostly with female corpses, mix bad luck with bad intentions and speak again and again of cheerful eviction in the terrible noise, something like: This is just the effect of a … Read more

Baby Story – oe1.ORF.at

F (law) Anna Kim novel In her new book, Austrian author Anna Kim uses files to talk about the difficulty of adopting a child in the United States in the 1950s. The native South Korean raises topics such as racism and the question of origin and spins threads into the present and the racial ideology … Read more