The Writing on the Wall
What do the spray-painted New York subway cars of the 1980s have in common with the graffiti-covered walls of the Arab Spring?
The Gallic Orwell
Albert Camus and George Orwell had much in common, not least an early death and the elastic use of their literary legacies.
A German Complex
Old wounds weep as the Baader-Meinhof gang hits German theaters.
Back in the DDR
Von Donnersmarck’s The Lives of Others finally gets under the skin of Stasiland.