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Tanz im August: Together apart

Lily Kelting checks out the loveably split "Jessica and me" from Cristiana Morganti. more

Aug 22, 2017 4:40 PM The Berlin Blog

Tanz im August: The art of homage

Homages abound at Tanz im August, especially in regards to the Japanese dance form of butoh. Lily Kelting checks out two: one a copy of late butoh master Kazuo Ohno and another a queer reading of the "Orientalist hoochie coochie show". more

Aug 21, 2017 3:00 PM The Berlin Blog

Venezuela: Hände weg, an op-ed

Venezuela may feel far away, but Berliners are pulling together with a plea for peace. Tatiana Abarzua, a German citizen with Venezuelan roots, explains we should care. more

Aug 18, 2017 11:00 AM The Berlin Blog

John Riceburg: Crowdsource my vote!

John is allowed to vote for the first time – but all the parties seem pretty awful. Can you help him out? more

Aug 16, 2017 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 5 Comments

Tanz im August: Layered connections

What does it mean to be an interracial couple 50 years after the US Loving case? Is this discussion still necessary?? Definitely, say Brenda Dixon-Gottschild and Hellmut Gottschild in their episodic piece “In Bodies We Trust”. Lily Kelting explains. more

Aug 16, 2017 11:00 AM The Berlin Blog