Symbolic mother, within everyone’s reach

From the historian, feminist and lesbian, romantic relationships between women, one could expect strong support for assisted reproduction for all, and even surrogacy. It is … Read more

“Billie”, double blow of the blues

She was nicknamed a unique Billie, and for posterity she became Lady Day. The one whose baptismal name Eleanora Harris Fagan will have marked with … Read more

In “Scattered Light” Deniz Ohde tells of a working-class childhood

JThe more socially permeable a society becomes, the more stories about advancement are told. They used to be found in literary novels, from “Anton Reiser” … Read more

Serbia-Kosovo deal: Trump plays brokers in the Balkans, not to mention Israel

There are two Donald Trumps ahead of the US presidential election in November. Whoever plays at home is the pyromaniac fireman of an America shattered … Read more

Sarah Bernhardt, a chair story

Let’s go on an adventure aboard a balloon with Sarah Bernhardt. On the title page of this book, a chair suspended from a rope in … Read more