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Humboldt Magazin Ⓒ Anna Azevedo

A Collection from South America

What do we dream of? This question is at the center of the Humboldt Magazin’s new issue. Which daydreams, pipe dreams, and nightmares determine our present? Students, cultural critics, and artists from South America share their thoughts in this collection.

Fritz and Frieda Kuhn Photo: Courtesy of Ruth Wiseman

Civil Resistance in Nazi-Era Berlin
“Give us our husbands back”

In 1943, hundreds of non-Jewish women defied the Nazi regime. They demanded the release of their Jewish husbands who had been incarcerated by the Nazi regime, only succeeding by putting their own lives on the line. They showed how ordinary people can become heroes by defying authority and taking risks, day by day.

Fence Photo (detail): Edwin Remsberg © mauritius images/age fotostock

European Perspectives on the War in Ukraine
Life in Exile

What does it mean to live in exile, forcefully displaced from one’s home? In this collection of articles, European writers offer a glimpse into the reality of life as a refugee from the war in Ukraine. Everyday details — dishes piled in the sink, food left to rot in the freezer — give shape to the abstract implications of being uprooted.

Zeitgeister Keyvisual Illustration: © El Boum

Global Online Magazine

This online magazine invites experts, artists, and authors to take part in a joint exchange. It offers local and global perspectives on postcolonialism, sustainability, post-digital cultures, feminism, and current affairs.

Hannah Arendt - Thinking is Dangerous

Hannah Arendt
Thinking is Dangerous

The dossier about Hannah Arendt’s conception of thinking explores this aspect of her work and life through art, dialogue, performance, play, music, and silence.

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