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The poesia of famous Brazilian journalist Leila Cordeiro

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In between walking around burning buildings and through favelas as a TV reporter, interviewing presidents and legendary celebrities, sitting in the TV studios of Brazil’s biggest cities to announce some of the world’s most dramatic events of the 80s and 90s (YouTube has some proof), and raising two feisty children, Leila Cordeiro managed to write two poetry books….

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#Haiku of the day (March 15)

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Italy – Your Vespa cuts through/ My hands wrapped around your waist/ Warm wind on my face

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Jolanta Drywa in English, Deutsch, Polski

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Living life regularly in multiple languages – perhaps the epitome of what it means to be “glocal.” Leipzig-based Polish-born dynamo Jolanta Drywa does this as a translator and mediator in Polish-German relations. She does this also as an artist and arts promoter in the Leipzig scene, besides her general interactions with international people. As you will see here, she…

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#Haiku of the day (March 14)

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Daily haiku: Diversity – Flat world would be dull/ No point sharing ideas/ One flavor of love

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Want to discover a new band?

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If you want to be ahead of the crowd, you can go and check out Die DAMÄN before they become the next big thing. Because they could. Their sound, with Slavic, classical, Burlesque and rock influences, could very well catch on in artistically open-minded Leipzig.

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#Haiku of the day (March 13)

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Daily haiku: Airport – I belong no place/ Feels like I belong here/ Always in transit

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