Like many other British citizens in Berlin, Radio Spätkauf co-host Maisie Hitchcock is seeking EU citizenship ahead of this month’s Brexit. We chatted with Hitchcock about her experience navigating the process.
This year marks the 250th anniversary of the birth of Prussian scientist Alexander von #Humboldt, prompting events in his honor across Berlin. We found out more about how Humboldt’s legacy lives on and why he’s important to study today.
Edward Said was one of the founding fathers of post colonial studies, a literary & music critic, and an activist. A celebration of his legacy is being held from March 14-16 at Berlin’s Barenboim-Said Akademie. We found out more.
Most people in Berlin are off from work today for #Frauentag after the local government declared it a public holiday earlier this year. We talked to women across the city to find out what they make of the day.
For Berlin’s first official public holiday in celebration of International #WomensDay, we spoke with two of the women behind musicBwomen, a music industry network aimed at erasing the phrase, “I couldn’t find a woman suitable for the job.”