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Creative output amid the Venezuelan crisis

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. This month’s Literary Landscapes is written by a guest contributor, Venezuelan writer

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Exploring the mythical Spreewald Forest

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. The Spreewald, the forest of the Spree River, is just a stone’s throw away from

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Joburg’s hidden musical treasures

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Sometimes the gold of Egoli can be found in the most inconspicuous places – like

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A winter tale

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Winter on the island of Sylt can be a lonely affair. A far cry from

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A life-changing year

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. 2017 was a year of hard work and difficulties as we endeavoured to realise many

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Art and activism in ‘paradise’

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. The scorching sun burns the dusty field in front of the Manik Bumi Foundation

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Across disciplinary boundaries

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. ‘There are two kinds of truth: the truth that lights the way, and the

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On family and fur coats

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. My grandmother’s old, grey Persian lamb coat, her mother’s fur shawl. Luxury possessions that

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Diverse People Remember

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. The Sylt Foundation’s new international long-term project, Diverse People Remember, aims to share approaches

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On Haus Cajeth and outsider art

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Continuing my exploration of the German town of Heidelberg, I find that literature is

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This place is no paradise

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation.      In the publication Jurmala, author Indra Wussow travelled down memory lane with

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The contrasting realities of Myanmar

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Aung Soung’s tiny body is emaciated, her furrowed face a map of her pain

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Writing from Phnom Penh

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Writing from Phnom Penh in Cambodia, Indra Wussow explores how the country’s difficult past

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The unbearable uncertainty of waiting

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. The starting point is the sensation of waiting – waiting for what? A waiting

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An Army of Invisible Characters

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. Venturing onto the beach, I often wonder about the books people choose to spend

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A Paradise Lost

Literary Landscapes is a monthly column by Indra Wussow, a writer, translator and director of the Sylt Foundation. The sea is calm, as if it has been ironed, and the

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