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Alexanderplatz: Berlin Blue

Dreams: {Alexanderplatz: Berlin Blue}


Not only autos go a hundred
How annoying
Time too rushes on
How insane
Take it easy, Mr. Time
Slow down on the curve…
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Alain Resnais



Two young doctors around 1910 at Krankenhaus am Urban, Alfred Döblin and Erna Reiss.


Their marriage meant that one of the two was obliged to give up their post as relationships among staff were not so much discouraged or frowned upon as outright forbidden. 46 weitere Wörter


Stadt der Toten

Nach Alfred Döblin: Berlin Alexanderplatz, Deutsches Theater, Berlin (Regie: Sebastian Hartmann)

Von Sascha Krieger

Ein hoher, weiter, leerer weißer Raum. Ein Alles-ist-möglich-Ort, einer des Dazwischen und des Immer-schon-Danach. 1.110 weitere Wörter


Brecht on Horkheimer

I have one final post, even shorter, following up on my recent post of Brecht on Döblin. Brecht had quite a sharp tongue and the comments below regarding Horkheimer may not be nice, but they are interesting in terms of the social/financial pillars of the Frankfurt School. 68 weitere Wörter


Brecht on Döblin

As a kind of followup post to this brief text (textlet?) I posted earlier, I wanted to share my translation of one of my favorite literary oddities. 230 weitere Wörter

Books'n Stuff


DADA visionary Tristan Tzara famously called upon writers to do a negative, a destructive work, and within early 20th century avantgarde writing, a surprising amount of left-leaning writers followed his calling. 297 weitere Wörter

Literature (German)


And if you ask again whether there is any justice in the world, you’ll have to be satisfied with the reply: Not for the time being; at any rate, not up to this Friday. 19 weitere Wörter