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humanity, politics, realism
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Alonso Cueto was born in Lima, Peru, in 1954. He studied at the Universidad Catolica de Perú, graduating in 1977. He lived in Madrid teaching English and travelled through Europe from then until 1979. In the same year, he went on to do a Master’s and Ph.D. at the University of Texas at...

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Menschlichkeit, Politik, Rassismus
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Alonso Cueto wurde 1954 in Lima, Peru, geboren. Nach seinem Studium an der Universidad Católica de Perú, das er 1977 abschloss, lebte er als Englischlehrer in Madrid und reiste durch Europa. 1979 nahm er in Austin, Texas, ein Master- und Promotionsstudium auf. Er graduierte 1984 mit...

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caste system, politics, realism
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Namdeo Dhasal was born in a village near Poona, India, in 1947. As a member of the Dalits, the casteless (or ´untouchables´) he grew up in direst poverty. Dhasal spent his childhood in Golpitha, a red-light district in Mumbai/Bombay, where his father worked for a butcher.

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Kastensystem, Politik, Realismus
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Namdeo Dhasal wurde 1947 in einem Dorf nahe Puna, Indien, geboren. Als Angehöriger der Dalits, d.h. der Kastenlosen (auch "Unberührbaren") wuchs er in größter Armut auf. Seine Jugend verbrachte er in Golpitha, einem Rotlichtviertel Mumbais/Bombays, wo sein Vater als...

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exile, realism
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Nedim Gürsel was born in Gaziantep, Turkey, in 1951. He already published his first novellas and essays in Turkish literary magazines in the late 60s. After the coup d’état in 1971, he had to testify in court for one of his articles. This led to his decision to temporarily reside in...

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Exil, Realismus
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Nedim Gürsel wurde 1951 in Gaziantep in der Türkei geboren. Bereits Ende der sechziger Jahre veröffentlichte er erste Novellen und Essays in türkischen Literaturzeitschriften. Nach dem Staatsstreich von 1971 musste er sich für einen seiner Artikel vor Gericht verantworten,...

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Yu Hua was born in Hangzhou in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang in 1960. His parents, both doctors, moved with him shortly after his birth to the small town of Haiyan. Here, where at first there "was not even a bicycle", he lived for almost thirty years. The author says,...

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Realismus
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Yu Hua wurde 1960 in Hangzhou in der ostchinesischen Provinz Zhejiang geboren. Seine Eltern, beide Ärzte, zogen kurz nach seiner Geburt in die Kleinstadt Haiyan um. In Haiyan, wo es zunächst „nicht mal ein Fahrrad“ gab, lebte der Autor fast dreißig Jahre lang. „Bis heute stammt...

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Aborigines, realism
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Witi Ihimaera is the first Maori writer to have his works published and made accessible to a larger public. He was born in Gisborne, New Zealand, in 1944. In 1972, a year after he had completed his English studies, he enjoyed the success of his first publication and then embarked on a diplomatic...

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Aborigines, Realismus
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Witi Ihimaera wurde 1944 in Gisborne, Neuseeland, geboren. Er gehört zum Volk der Maori, den neuseeländischen Ureinwohnern, und gilt als eine ihrer wichtigsten Stimmen. Vor seiner Karriere als Schriftsteller arbeitete Ihimaera als Journalist, und er schloss 1971 an der Victoria University...

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dictatorship, irony, nation, politics, realism
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (drawing, Happening, installation art, painting, participation art)
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Born in São Paulo in 1932 Nelson Leirner has no predilection for winners. The football game in one of his best known works titled “Futebol” (“Football”, 2001) ends in a draw, though he devised it for the World Cup 2006. His artefacts exemplify the change in Brazilian art from adversity to...

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Diktatur, Ironie, Nation, Politik, Realismus
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Bildende Kunst (Happening, Installation, Malerei, partizipatorische Kunst, Zeichnung)

Der 1932 in São Paulo geborene Nelson Leirner mag keine Gewinner. Das Fußballspiel in einem seiner bekanntesten Werke „Futebol“ („Football“, 2001) lässt er unentschieden ausgehen, obwohl er es anlässlich der Fußballweltmeisterschaft schuf. Es ist eine fast emblematische...

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children & youth, human rights, Magic, realism
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Ana Maria Machado was born in 1941 in Rio de Janeiro and is, alongside Lygia Bojunga and Ruth Rocha, one of the most significant children’s book authors in Brazil. She started her career as a painter in Rio de Janeiro and New York. After studying Romance languages she did a PhD with Roland Barthes...

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