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Letters about Milena: Let’s give Kafka’s girlfriends their literary due

As a new film focuses on Franz Kafka's infuriatingly neurotic love life, maybe it's time to pay […]


Words Without Borders founder Samantha Schnee: “It’s like going to the gym for your brain”

How celebrated translator and founder of Words Without Borders Samatha Schnee is promoting world literature and collaborating […]

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Death of a Boxer: An ex-boxer’s study of humanity

Pete Carvill's new book 'Death of a Boxer' takes a deep dive on the humanity of boxers […]

Editor's column

Home and away: Why Australian literature is having a moment internationally

Australian author Gerald Murnane has been gaining international recognition. But there is plenty more to discover from […]


Ocelot bookstore: “Come in and be surprised!”

Last year, Cecilia Drain took over the reins of one of Berlin's best loved bookstores. We caught […]


‘The Reader’ director Sharon D. Mertins: “It’s like a playground for writers”

We spoke to Sharon D. Mertins, the Guatemalan 'Wahlberlinerin' and fiction writer who has been director of […]


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