September 7th at FSK Kino in #Berlin – Our #Documentary Screening & Panel Discussion

In cooperation with Heinrich Böll Stiftung Bildungswerk Berlin, you’re invited to a screening of our documentary, “Forget Winnetou! Loving in the Wrong Way” on September 7th at FSK Kino am Oranienplatz in Berlin. This event is free to the public with funding made possible from the Stiftung Deutsche Klassenlotterie Berlin. You are welcome to share this invitation […]

Debating Whether Systemic Racism & Racist Practices are harmful or not? NO!

I’ve received many requests in the past weeks for comment on Karl May festivals, hobbyism and situations, as well as offers to sit panels debating hobbyism, cultural appropriation and exploitation. These include Bild, Stern and Bayern 2 radioWelt, some of the biggest news and media sources in Germany. I declined them ALL, for exactly the […]

My #Interview on #WDR’s “ZeitZeichen” is now Available Online: “Indian Citizenship Act”

In German and some English, the interview conducted by Claudia Friedrich introduced or continued discussion about today’s ramifications of the Indian Citizenship Act. While many Germans and Americans downplay the relevance of this history, and choose to ignore the implications today, Eurocentric attitudes and behaviors continue to be emulated. Obviously. More people may simply be […]

Nice Crowd in Osnabrück for #Documentary Screening “#ForgetWinnetou Loving in the Wrong Way”

We had a nice crowd in Osnabrück for “Forget Winnetou! Loving in the Wrong Way” screening and Q&A. Thanks to everyone who came out, we hope it was a positive learning experience in conjunction with the on-going exhibition on the legacy of Karl May at Felix Nussbaum Haus. Here’s a summary written by Dr. Andreas […]

“Can you #copyright #culture?” Article & Video from dBs Studios #Berlin

From the event March 13, in the on-going series of discussions, dBs Dialogues in Berlin, at the dBs Film & Music School. Can you copyright culture?  5 Things We learned: You can love in the wrong way We should watch our privilege The digital age is blurring cultural lines Diversity is essential to understanding Change […]