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Larger than life: the story of Henrique Galvão

in Glocal/Philosophies by
Henrique Galvao

“As I sat there listening to stories of perilous travel and incredible chance encounters, I realized that the power behind Scott Galvão’s story was not in the inspiration it created for him alone, but the bigger picture his father’s life represents.”

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Heartfelt poetry for the Ausländeramt

in Glocal/Poetry by

Behind foggy glasses they ask me if I want to bleib (stay) here for immer (always) / Immer is such a long dirty word

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Homage to my favorite classic painters

in Arts/Glocal by
Painters who stay with us. (Public domain)

An abridged journey from Europe to the Americas, and through different time periods.

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Guarani-Kaiowá bring their fight to Leipzig

in Glocal/My Leipzig/Society by
50 people attended an event at Leipzig's Die Villa discussing the plight of the Guarani-Kaiowá indigenous people. Photo: Daisy Lange; story published by The Leipzig Glocal

“I am here in Europe in search of an arm, of a hand, in search of brethren, in search of that big heart that is sensitized by this cause, because the food that is eaten here in Europe comes with Indian blood.” – Ládio Veron

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Work it: carrying Zumba everywhere

in Glocal/Sports by
A Zumba playlist to carry on your travels - or across your living room. http://leipglo.com

A super fun Zumba playlist to take with you – on your travels or across your own living room floor.

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Nordic writers: a special way with words

in Glocal/Literature by

For long they’ve been leaving their mark in the literary world – way before the girl came along with her dragon tattoo.

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