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The Bauhaus

Designing life

The Bauhaus art school aimed to promote social and as such affordable living through the artistic avant-garde.  At the core of the movement was the idea that revolutionary design could bring about a new way of life for a society in the midst of an upheaval.

Quiz: Erich Kästner

Erich Kästner, the famous German writer and journalist, was born 120 years ago on 23 February. His works are still of great importance today. But what do you know about Erich Kästner? Can you remember a famous quote from him? Test your knowledge now with our mini-quiz!

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Cherrypicker

Cherrypicker provides information about German-language new releases and news from the book and media world. It presents current books and audio books from the field of fiction and non-fiction as well as music CDs.