Adrianne Lenker, on the edge of melancholy

In March, the tour of the American indie rock group Big Thief was interrupted, like those of many other buskers forced to immobilize a time … Read more

Train journey from Dresden through the Czech Republic to the source of the Elbe

UNoticeably, Saxon becomes Bohemian Switzerland. A few minutes after departure from Dresden Central Station, the Elbe is on the left, around 20 meters wide. Red … Read more

“Eva in August”, Madrid evanescence

“I think summer is perfect”, Eva says straight away. It is a profession of faith. And we have to admit, Madrid isn’t the most repulsive … Read more

Holidays in Corona: Is the North Sea better than the South Seas?

Yes, says Sönke Krüger MSometimes it takes an accident like Corona to finally take happiness: Holidays in Germany. Even the frequent traveler Goethe knew: “See, … Read more

“Malmkrog”, the rhetorical ride – Culture / Next

When he writes his Three Interviews on War, Morality and Religion (1899), the Russian philosopher and theologian Vladimir Soloviev is not yet 50 years old … Read more

Don Alphonso: How to deny eating culture to Germans

UUnder the less than friendly heading “The Germans have no eating culture”, the “Zeit” magazine published an interview with nutrition psychologist Johann Christoph Klotter, professor … Read more