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Archive - Month: December 2021

Ost-Afrika: what the Germans left

2021.12.28 - Tags: , ,

Afterlives by Abdulrazak Gurnah My rating: 4 of 5 stars Abdulrazak Gurnah has given us a vivid reimagining of the Africans’ experience during and following the German administration and wars in Deutsch-Ost-Afrika, German East Africa, from the 1880s until the defeat of Germany in November 1918, when the victors then divided up the enormous, formerly … read more »

Spanish dancer—Spanische Tänzerin


Rocío Molina and Yerai Cortés, guitar, in the Matadero 12 December 2021 She strides to the lip of the stage Till erect before the lean and seated figure of man and guitar, Her gaze unseeing directed to us in the shadows in the darkened hall. She stretches down an arm that seems to move of … read more »