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Migrants in Hungarian literature I: emigrants

Posted by Ágnes Orzóy | | filed under: ,

“Leave the place that is not good for you. Those who are leaving are right to do so. And they will regret it, just like those who are staying.” (Endre Kukorelly)

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“That’s our common enemy. Period. That’s it. End!” France’s Writers On the Terror in Paris/ Das ist unser gemeinsamer Feind. Punkt. Aus. Ende! Frankreichs Schriftsteller über den Terror in Paris

Posted by Katja Petrovic | | filed under: ,

Three days after the terror attacks, on Monday, despite the continuing state of emergency, the French people returned to everyday life. Schools, shops, cinemas and concert halls are now open again. ...

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Islamists or Far-Right Extremists – Who Will be Hollande’s Successor?/ Islamisten oder Rechtsextremisten, wer wird Hollandes Nachfolger?

Posted by Katja Petrovic | | filed under: ,

One and a half years before the French presidential elections the political climate in France is tense. Trust in François Hollande has long since ebbed away and a second term in office looks more ...

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The Happy Well-Read Troll Tavern/ Gostilna Pri veselem načitanem trolu

Posted by Aljoša Harlamov | | filed under: ,

The Slovenian novel began in a tavern. This doesn’t mean that Josip Jurčič wrote continuously drunk. (Although that is how most of early Slovenian poetry came to be.)

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Digitization boosts the literary selection at the libraries/ Digitaliseringen styrker de danske bibliotekers litteraturtilbud

Posted by Lise Vandborg | | filed under: ,

In times of digitization and a growing literary market of diversity, the libraries enforce the information and knowledge and access to literature. Digitization supports the literary conversation both ...

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Prix Goncourt 2015: Mathias Enard and/ und Boualem Sansal

Posted by Katja Petrovic | | filed under: , ,

It’s literary awards time – this week is France’s most important season for literary accolades. The Prix Goncourt goes to Mathias Enard for his novel Boussole and not to Algerian writer, Boualem ...

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The Migrants/ (Die) Migranten

Posted by A.L. Kennedy | | filed under: ,

When I first wrote this lecture a summary of my argument could have been – when art fails, there is cruelty, because cruelty in humans is caused by a lack of imagination. There are not enough human ...

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The world must be romanticized/ Die Welt muss romantisiert werden

Posted by Peter Zimmermann | | filed under: ,

The world must be romanticized. Only in this way will one rediscover its original senses.

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Day Two – Celebrating and Questioning the Concepts We Use

Posted by László Szabolcs | | filed under: ,

Being dedicated to the topic of “the migrant,” yesterday the various literary programs at the European Literature Day in Spitz revealed a rich collection of valuable insights and reflections on the ...

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