Happy Stories, Mostly: A beguiling new collection from Norman Erikson Pasaribu
Alexander Wells on breakthrough gay Indonesian author Norman Erikson Pasaribu and his new short story collection.
James J. Conway on Rixdorf Editions and Wilhelmine Berlin
James J. Conway on his love for bohemian Berlin and his five-year old indie press, Rixdorf Editions.
Jenny Erpenbeck on Marx, shattered hopes and growing up in the DDR
The prize-winning German author Jenny Erpenbeck talks about Marx, growing up in the DDR, and shattered hopes.
Keston Sutherland on how (not) to translate Marx
English poet Keston Sutherland argues the ability of Marx to “speak in different voices” is often missed […]
What to read this month: new books for February 2022
Olga Ravn's strange tale of (very) late capitalism, distant transit from Maja Haderlap and where Steph Curry […]
The best English bookstores in Berlin
Through the pandemic, the city’s world-class English-language bookstores remained open. We round up the oldest, the newest […]