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Nachtgedanken: zum Werk Nils Frankes

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Our first article series in German (on Leipzig artists), brought to us by Nils Müller! Teil 1: “Es sind Bilder von bestechender Klarheit, die völlig ohne Schnörkel und Brimborium auskommen und in denen man aus der Unberechenbarkeit von Nils Frankes Humor in den Kindergesichtern auch die Masken wachsen sieht, die sie als Schutzschilde zu tragen scheinen.”

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WGT: Descent on Agra Park (and Dölitz)

in My Leipzig/What's on by

“The population of Dölitz is 4,734. The number of tickets sold for this year’s WGT is somewhere in the region of 18,000, and the scale of change in neighbourhood demographics in Dölitz during this time is spectacular.”

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DIPAT: young energy tackles topic of death

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DIPAT’s road to success is fraught with the tough, heartbreaking stories and realities that justify its existence in the first place. Our second LeipGlo Botcast explores this through a very frank, informative and personal interview with a young doctor who has enthusiastically worked as a volunteer in the startup.

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5 (personal) stages of learning German

in Lifestyle/My Leipzig by
5 stages of learning German. Which apply to you? (Photo: public domain)

Pulling your hair out yet?

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When opera orders a beer at the bar

in Opera/What's on by
Natasha and Juan, co-managers of Opera on Tap Leipzig. (Photo © Rico Molaro)

Opera on Tap, a non-profit run by aspiring artists, has come to Leipzig to drag opera out of the house for a night on the town. The next show is 23 May at Beyerhaus.

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Armenia and its revolution of hope

in Opinion/Politics by
Yerevan, Armenia. (Photo: public domain)

“What are the words one uses to describe something that they thought would never happen? Something that just weeks ago would have been laughed at as unrealistic?”

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