Nachwuchs-Literaturpreis: Anna-Seghers-Preis 2015 für Nino Haratischwili

Die Dramatikerin, Romanautorin und Theaterregisseurin Nino Haratischwili erhält den diesjährigen Anna-Seghers-Preis für deutschsprachige Autoren. more more

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Road tripping across the ideological divide

Wednesday 1 February, 2012

TeaserPicThe USA and the USSR should not simply be thought of as arch enemies of the Cold War. Beyond ideology, the two nations were deeply interested in one another. Ilya Ilf and Yevgeny Petrov were thrilled by the American Way of Life in 1935/6, John Steinbeck and Robert Capa praised the sheer vitality of the Russian people in 1947. Historian Karl Schlögel reviews a perfect pair of travel journals. Photo by Ilf and Petrov.
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