Book Reviews


Mom and child in voting booth
Achtung Baby Book Cover
One of Marden’s sketches for stained-glass windows for Basel Minster, the first time they have been exhibited in Europe © ProLitteris
Christine Wang, installation view of “Coronavirus Memes” at Galerie Nagel Draxler Köln, 2020. Courtesy of the artist and Galerie Nagel Draxler, Berlin/Köln/München.

Arts & Culture
Sleek—Humans in New York: Arlene Gottfried in Conversation
Sleek—Jamal Shabazz’s Reflections from the 80s


Fodor’s Travel—From the Plague to Coronavirus: One Town’s 400-Year Bargain With God to Stay Disease-Free
A Quest for Happiness on a North Sea Island (Deutsche Welle)
Step Back in Time in Germany’s Black Forest (Deutsche Welle)
Sleep Like a King: 10 Castle Hotels in Germany (Fodor’s Travel)
The Best Day Trips from Dusseldorf (Time Out)
Fodor’s Travel Guide to Germany: 2016 and 2019 editions updates
Frommer’s Travel Guide: 2018 update (Rhein- Mosel Valley chapter)

Fashion & Lifestyle

The New Antwerp Six (Paper)
Copenhagen Studio Visits: Henrik Vibskov (Sleek)

Life in Germany
Why Don’t Germans Smile More? (DW)
What Makes Germans Happy (DW)
Parenting Alone in Germany During the Pandemic (Summer of Solidarity)


‘She Said’ and the Makings of the #MeToo Movement (DW)
An Interview with William Boyd: ‘Brexit Should Never Have Happened’ (DW)
How Tove Jansson’s Moomins Conquered Readers’ Hearts (DW)

Human Rights

There is No Press Freedom in Mexico (DW Freedom)
‘If You Kill Journalists, You Won’t Kill the Story’ (OCCRP Q&A for DW Freedom)
‘Born Free and Equal in Dignity’: Human Rights at 70 (DW)

Other editing and translating work

Women’s rights contributor, Europa: An Illustrated Guide for Refugees
Editor and translator, 50 Kitchens, One City Book and multi-media project