Dirk Elbers

A Good Place for Jewish Life

Brigitte Sträter talks with Düsseldorf's Lord Mayor Dirk Elbers about the attractions of the North Rhine-Westphalian state capital, the Jewish community in Düsseldorf and the return of a famous composer
Jewdyssee Band

Jewdyssee – Move to the Roots

Yiddish lifestyle is now appearing on the club scene. Jewdyssee, the young musical group around Maya Saban, is injecting new life into traditional Yiddish music. Their powerful mix of familiar Yiddish melodies and rousing party rhythms aspires to more than just musical novelty, however. This music is focused on identity, lifestyle, culture, understanding, tradition, the present, and the future.

Panofsky’s long lost manuscript discovered

Caroline Fetscher talked to Horst Bredekamp, Professor of Art History at Humboldt University in Berlin. A Story of two men: a teacher and a traitor.