Identity

Birgit Weyhe Katy Derbyshire (Translator)

‘Madgermanes’ is what the Mozambican workers once contracted out to East Germany are called today. At the end of the 1970s, some 20,000 of them were sent from the People’s Republic of Mozambique to the GDR to labour for their socialist sister country. After the Berlin Wall fell, almost all of them lost their residency

  • Madgermanes
    book 25.00 EUR
    Graphic novel
    B-format paperback
    236 pages
    1. Oktober 2021
    VQ Books Title
Alta L. Price (Translator) Mithu Sanyal

THE SELLOUT meets INTERIOR CHINATOWN in this satirical debut about race, sexuality and truth. German-Polish-Indian student Nivedita’s world is upended when she discovers that her beloved professor who passed for Indian was born white. Nivedita (a.k.a. Identitti), a doctoral student who blogs about race with the help of Hindu goddess Kali, is in awe of

  • Identitti
    book 15.00 EUR
    Roman
    Klappenbroschur, 400 S.
    1. September 2022
  • Identitti
    ebook 6.49 EUR
    epub
    400 S.
    1. September 2022
Grashina Gabelmann (Translator) Karosh Taha

Amal shocks the whole neighbourhood by beating up her classmate Younes. Her father defends her behaviour and encourages her to assert herself. From then on everyone avoids Amal – and then her father leaves. Searching in vain for an explanation, Amal finds unexpected refuge with Younes and his mother Shahira, both outsiders like her. Years

  • In the Belly of the Queen
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    Klappenbroschur
    216 S.
    1. April 2023
  • In the Belly of the Queen
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    1. April 2023
Ayça Türkoğlu (Translator) Katy Derbyshire (Translator) Selim Özdoğan

‘There are three ways to face life: put up with it, fight or flee.’ After eight years in Turkey, Gül leaves her native Anatolia and returns to Germany. Reunited with her husband Fuat, she observes life there from the margins. As age gives her ever deeper insight, she sees society change rapidly, and yet her

  • A Light Still Burns
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    Klappenbroschur
    296 S.
    1. April 2023
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    ebook, Vorbestellung 6.49 EUR
    1. April 2023