Category Archives: Berlin

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Late entries

A few book titles from late 2016 you may have missed…

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Late entries

A few book titles from late 2016 you may have missed…

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Walking in a Weimar wonderland

Walking in Berlin, Franz Hessel’s classic non-fiction account of the city in the Weimar era, finally available in English

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Walking in a Weimar wonderland

Walking in Berlin, Franz Hessel’s classic non-fiction account of the city in the Weimar era, finally available in English

Rinaldo Hopf: Klaus und Erika Mann (detail)

All I’ve got is a s-s-s-single bed

Klaus Mann entertains gentlemen callers in a new Berlin exhibition which also addresses sister Erika

Rinaldo Hopf: Klaus und Erika Mann (detail)

All I’ve got is a s-s-s-single bed

Klaus Mann entertains gentlemen callers in a new Berlin exhibition which also addresses sister Erika

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Flaneur through modernity

Harry Graf Kessler, “one of the most cosmopolitan men who ever lived” (with the world’s worst gaydar)

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Flaneur through modernity

Harry Graf Kessler, “one of the most cosmopolitan men who ever lived” (with the world’s worst gaydar)

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The rose and the bomb

Weimar Berlin, the soft opening: the debut of Anita Berber and Valeska Gert, 100 years ago today

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The rose and the bomb

Weimar Berlin, the soft opening: the debut of Anita Berber and Valeska Gert, 100 years ago today

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The King of Failures

Arthur Cravan returns to Berlin

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The King of Failures

Arthur Cravan returns to Berlin

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The Kaiser of Utopia

German writer Paul Scheerbart, who died 100 years ago today

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The Kaiser of Utopia

German writer Paul Scheerbart, who died 100 years ago today

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Places: Architektenhaus

A major pre-Dada event, 100 years ago today

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Places: Architektenhaus

A major pre-Dada event, 100 years ago today

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Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow

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Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow

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15 books for 2015

Bricktop, Baron Corvo and Bertolt Brecht join a cast of…oh, about two dozen

2015 books preview

15 books for 2015

Bricktop, Baron Corvo and Bertolt Brecht join a cast of…oh, about two dozen

Luise preview

Ade, altes Frauenzimmer

German actress Luise Rainer (1910-2014)

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Ade, altes Frauenzimmer

German actress Luise Rainer (1910-2014)

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Places: Crowley’s Berlin

The Great Beast witnesses the Weimar twilight

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Places: Crowley’s Berlin

The Great Beast witnesses the Weimar twilight

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Marsden Hartley and Robert Indiana salute a German officer who fell 100 years ago today

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Marsden Hartley and Robert Indiana salute a German officer who fell 100 years ago today

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Oskar Schlemmer | Triadic Ballet designs

The return of the Bauhaus polymath’s revolutionary 1922 dance piece

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Oskar Schlemmer | Triadic Ballet designs

The return of the Bauhaus polymath’s revolutionary 1922 dance piece

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AB is back again

The gamut of Anita Berber’s radical choreography in a 12-day programme

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AB is back again

The gamut of Anita Berber’s radical choreography in a 12-day programme

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Encounters

Hans Richter and the rise of film art

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Encounters

Hans Richter and the rise of film art

Baroness von Wagner with her Lovers???

Satan Came to Eden

“Wherever you go, you bring yourself”

Baroness von Wagner with her Lovers???

Satan Came to Eden

“Wherever you go, you bring yourself”

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The hands of Renée Sintenis

“What life, energy, power, temperament and artistry they express!”

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The hands of Renée Sintenis

“What life, energy, power, temperament and artistry they express!”