While Mother’s Day often reproduces a reactionary image of women, Father’s Day marks toxic) masculinity. The celebration of both days in Germany is permeated by gender stereotypes and could hardly be more different.
Through shows like Germany’s Next Topmodel, ideals of beauty are constructed or reproduced again and again – sometimes […]
Almost everyone knows the colourful street and its funny housemates. This year, Sesame Street celebrates its 50th anniversary. The day was celebrated at the Elbphilharmonie on January 28. But this was not the only highlight: A new housemate is moving into the colourful street and her name is Elin. Elin is in a wheelchair and will be a permanent fixture on the German Sesame Street starting in the fall. The seven-year-old was officially introduced on March 19. Our author Lara went there to get to know the fluffy new housemate and her characteristics.
Singing is not only fun, it is also a good balance to the often stressful (university) everyday life. The newly founded university pop choir is aimed at everyone who enjoys singing – the pieces range from “A Million Dreams” to “Pompeii” and “Wellerman”.