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    Reading of Nikita Afanasjew @Literarischer Salon, 8.11.18

    November 7, 2018

    Russia: Land of Extremes and Contradictions. A reading and discussion of the current situation existing between the Crimea, Moscow and Siberia will take place this Thursday with the renowed journalist Nikita Afanasjew in Berlin-Mitte. Nikita Afanasjew will read from his new book “König, Krim und Kasatschok”. The reading as well as the  discussion afterwards will be led by Britta Gansebohm. Nikita Afanasjew was born in 1982 in the industrial city of Chelyabinsk. In 1993 he moved to Germany’s opposite number –…

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    Book Review: On “Moskva” by Sandra Ratkovic

    With her documentary photographs in the illustrated book “Moskva” Sandra Ratkovic directs her gaze to the ordinary everyday life of the people in Moscow and captures with her camera strange, absurd and bizarre moments…

    March 6, 2018
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    Book Review: On “Provintsiya”

    The photographer Heinrich Völkel and the poet Hendrick Jackson embark on a literary journey through the vastly unknown Russian province. This journey is premised on the thesis that essentially all places outside of Moscow…

    February 13, 2018