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Siegfried Lenz, one of the great writers of German post-war literature is dead. He died on 7 October 2014, surrounded by his family. He was 88 years old.... more more

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Journey to the Alaska of my past

from 19.09.2005

That a person is born here or there is a matter of chance. Seen this way, a certain quality seeps out of the words "fatherland" and "homeland". Everything is reduced to geographical coordinates, profane dots on the map of our destiny. As I today, after many years, start off on a ...

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