27 November 2015

š! #23 'Redrawing Stories from the Past'

The newest kuš! anthology, š! #23 'Redrawing Stories from the Past', is about one of the darkest periods of our past. It contains stories about victims of National Socialism based on incidents and biographies found and researched during the project “Redrawing Stories from the Past”. The stories illustrate a rather unseen, forgotten or even marginalized part of our common memory and give voice to the lives of people who have not been heard before, thus offering a new perspective and better understanding of our present as well.

As Daniel Elkin writes in his review of this issue: "Given the events of the recent days and the backlash it has engendered, these are not only stories of A time, they are stories of OUR time."

 Cover by Paula Bulling

Contributors: Mārtiņš Zutis (Latvia), Max Baitinger (Germany), Paula Bulling (Germany), Vuk Palibrk (Serbia), Zosia Dzierżawska (Poland) and a postscript by historian Ole Frahm (Germany)

Format: A6, 188 pages, full-color, perfect bound, locally printed in Latvia on environmentally friendly paper ISBN: 978-9934-518-35-5 Release date: November 2015

Get it: Order it here ($14, international shipping costs included) or get a kuš! subscription and receive also our next titles. 

Preview pages:

Postscript by Ole Frahm

To read the full stories, you can order š! #23 here, soon it will also be available in selected book shops. If you're in Berlin, make sure to visit the exhibition of the project until the 10th of January 2016 in the Galerie im Saalbau, Karl-Marx-Straße 141. The gallery is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10am – 8pm.

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