The theme of this column is narrating a transnational or cross-cultural experience that has indelibly shaped one’s life. For our author today, Leipzig-based Ukrainian writer Svetlana Lavochkina, such an experience has been learning English, and the mark left by the fascinating, rambunctious character from back home who instilled that love for the language in her, a love she has carried with her to Germany and nurtured throughout her life so far. Sometimes things come full circle in the most unexpected ways…
Prof. Helena Flam vividly tells her accidental journey with refugees from Italy to Germany.
#RefugeesWelcomeEvents: ready, set, HELP!
The NGO “A Match for Equality” once again shows that football is always the answer.
it’s still nice out and there’s still lots to do…leipzig’s just getting better and better
READY and waiting for YOUR HELP!