WWII

The Books I’ve Read: Astrid Lindgren – Die Menschheit hat den Verstand verloren//War Diaries, 1939-1945!

Pic by Franzi. In my literature club we just finished reading Astrid Lindgren’s War Diaries from 1939 until 1945 (German edition Die Menschheit hat den Verstand verloren). She started writing it on September 1, 1939 with the words: „Oh, today the war started.“ Back then, Lindgren was still an unknown person in the literature world. …

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Every Face Has A Name!

I saw the beautiful, precise, shocking, sad and thoughtful Swedish documentary Every Face Has A Name on the Filmfest Hamburg this week and can only strongly recommend it. Watching it, one cannot look down anymore, seeing the same things happening again those days… HERE is the trailer. „On April 28, 1945, life begins again. Hundreds …

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