Author: Maximilian Neumann

European disputes (2014)

The “Idea of Europe” was the focus of the first debates in May 2014. “The world in motion: what next, Europe?” will be the topic of the “European Disputes” on November 7, 2014 at the Staatsbiliothek zu Berlin. “The world in motion: what next, Europe?” Discussing “Europe” can no longer

Keys to the future (2012-2013)

A STORY FOR EUROPE – WHAT KIND OF CHILDREN’S AND YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE DOES EUROPE NEED? In 2012, the Children´s and Youth Programme of the berlin international literature festival presented readings, workshops and panels about the question: A Story for Europe – What kind of Children´s and Young Adult Literature

Ten years of a miracle (2011)

Sabine Vogel’s article about the international literature festival berlin (ilb) in The Jubilee Book Buch der Berliner Festspiele which was published in 2011 by the Berliner Festspiele for the tenth year jubelee of Artistic Director Joachim Sartorius: Wir ahnten nicht, wie wenig wir wussten!Das Internationale Literaturfestival – Zehn Jahre Wunder We had no idea how little we knew!The

The Extraordinary Book

Das außergewöhnliche Buch (The Extraordinary Book) is an award initiated in 2012 by the International Children’s and Young Adult Literature section of the international literature festival berlin, which honors remarkable books for children, teenagers or young adults. The jury of the award is composed of the guests of the section

Berlin Anthology

Texts and poems from all over the world, chosen by guests of the international literature festival berlin, are contained within this anthology. It is an extraordinary and personal collection of texts, many of which have been translated for the first time into German. The international literature festival berlin offers visitors

27.01.2020 Worldwide Screening: »Shoah« by Claude Lanzmann

The international literature festival berlin [ilb] invites individuals, schools, universities, the media, and cultural institutions to participate in a worldwide film screening of »Shoah« by Claude Lanzmann on January 27, 2020. The ilb thus adds to the series of worldwide readings it has organized since 2006 on various topics, but

10.12.2020 Worldwide Screening: I Am Not Your Negro by Raoul Peck

The international literature festival berlin (ilb) calls on cinemas, schools, universities, television stations, the media, cultural institutions and individuals for a worldwide screening of I Am Not Your Negro by Raoul Peck on 10 December 2020, the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights proclaimed by the United Nations