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This month, head to the Deutsches Theater’s smaller stages – the 230-seat Kammerspiele and the 80-seat Box – for a trio of relevant works. more

Nov 25, 2017 1:15 PM Theatre & Dance

INTERVIEW! Susanne Kennedy gets ready to open a new era at the Volksbühne with the unintentionally timely Women in Trouble, just after #metoo has exploded worldwide. more

Nov 25, 2017 1:10 PM Theatre & Dance

Intersectional feminism has hit the Berlin music scene! With the We Make Waves festival and conference on the horizon (Nov 9-11), we looked at initiatives that support female musicians and DJs while inviting other marginalised groups to the party. more

Nov 7, 2017 12:25 PM Culture

INTERVIEW. Cameron Cook talks to Bruce LaBruce about his lesbian-separatist film "The Misandrists", out Nov 2, and complexities of feminism. more

Nov 2, 2017 2:30 PM Film

INTERVIEW! Comedian Adrienne Truscott takes back the rape joke in Asking For It. See how she does it Sep 14-15 at Sophiensaele's The Future is Female comedy festival. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Theatre & Dance

Tuesday night was ladies night, as we caught an ILB Special event on feminism featuring Singaporean author Amanda Lee Koe and the German/Indian journalist, cultural scientist and author Mithu Sanyal. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Opinion

Summer dance festival Tanz im August is back (Aug 11-Sep 2) at venues all over the city. Don't miss a retrospective of Spanish dancer and performance artist La Ribot (highlighted here) and read on for our editor's picks of what to see. more

Aug 8, 2017 11:00 AM Theatre & Dance

Break out the birthday cake: Exberliner is 15 years old! And to celebrate, we've gathered up the best articles, interviews, rants, confessions and more from the past decade and a half of Berlin in English. And more, on stands now! more

May 31, 2017 11:00 AM Features

Need a shot of estrogen to counteract the pure masculinity of Rummelsnuff? June has you covered and then some. Here's our festival guide. more

May 30, 2017 4:30 PM , Concerts & Parties

Today's International Women's Day! In honour of that here's the tale of Louise Schroeder, Berlin's only female mayor, and a question: why hasn’t a woman governed Berlin in the 65 years since? more

Mar 8, 2017 1:00 PM , Interviews & Portraits

This Wednesday is International Women's Day and in honor of that, we tip our hat to the hardworking ladies of Berlin's electronic music scene. Read about it here and then join in the conversation at the Music Pool Berlin evening at Aquarium. more

Mar 6, 2017 3:30 PM Culture

British director Katie Mitchell puts women’s experiences centre stage at the Schaubühne for the sixth time. Catch her take on Elfriede Jelinek's Shadows (Eurydice speaks) with English surtitles Dec 2 and 3 at Schaubühne. more

Nov 28, 2016 3:29 PM Theatre & Dance

Our new series kicks off with four films from feminist Berliner Tatjana Turanskyj on Nov 26 at Lichtblick Kino. Starting with 2010's Eine flexible Frau (Drifter), the series continues through Nov 29. more

Nov 23, 2016 2:15 PM Film

Watch four women take on the patriarchy in rural India in "Parched", a heartfelt depiction of female friendship. more

Oct 25, 2016 2:41 PM Film

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Photo by Karolina Spolniewski

Emerson is a human rights activist, a mum of three and wife of US Ambassador John B. Emerson. Emerson speaks at Women & Leadership: The Path Ahead on Wed, Oct 12, 7pm at the VW Forum. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:30 PM Interviews & Portraits

INTERVIEW! Meet the Laeitia Duveau, the girl breaking the internet with her online art platform Curated By Girls and get a load of her aesthetic IRL Oct 8-9 at Blender & Co in Neukölln. more

Oct 6, 2016 1:15 PM Art & Exhibitions

A new online tour traces Audre Lorde's time in Berlin by highlighting 38 locations around the city. more

Sep 27, 2016 2:30 AM What's On

INTERVIEW. Hengameh Yaghoobifarah is a lot of things: A blogger, an activist, a queer feminist, a fa(t)shionista. She sat down with Exberliner to sound off about her intersectional dentity and queer feminism. more

Jun 21, 2016 4:50 AM Interviews & Portraits

All is not well in the land of Merkel. Despite Germany's progressive reputation, sexism is still alive and kicking. Meanwhile, Berlin's new wave of feminists are fighting their own battles... Read all about it in our May issue, on stands now! more

May 2, 2016 5:10 PM Features

Whether because of paternity leave, freelance work or a wife who brings home the bacon, more and more Berlin dads are choosing to stay home with the kids. But does that mean a reversal of the old, stereotypical roles? Maybe not. more

May 2, 2016 4:00 PM Zeitgeist

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