On the Death of Siegfried Lenz ? ?You have to justify your life?

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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The human flaw

from 23.03.2005

Can't we simply find something beautiful for a change? Does everything have to be immediately relegated to the level of the ridiculous and the kitsch? Why do we desire a thing of beauty and yet regard it with suspicion? What methods of seduction are in play when the beautiful woman in the advertisement appears more ...

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