Event date: 08.09.2022 19:00

The lord of the foxes

Book presentation

In a biography, Bodo Hechelhammer has reappraised the dazzling, controversial and dark life of comic creator Rolf Kauka. Literary historian Matthias Friske knows that in the GDR, too, ideological colorings were painted beautifully for comic fans.

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Event date: 21.07.2022 19:00

The 23 July 2017

Panel discussion

On 23 July 2017, the Vietnamese secret service kidnapped Trinh Xuan Thanh in Berlin’s Tiergarten. On the fifth anniversary of the abduction, we try to find out what actually became of the abducted Thanh and what the political consequences were.

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Event date: 23.06.2022 19:00

Cicero – Hitler’s man on the Bosporus

Presentation

Author Raymond Kiesbye has researched and evaluated previously unknown facts from archives – and now presents the whole story of the Nazi spy “Cicero” in World War II for the first time.

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Event date: 14.06.2022 19:00

The terrorist attack!

Book presentation

Investigative journalist Thomas Moser analysed the Berlin terrorist attack from the beginning. Now he took stock in his book “Der Amri Komplex”. After five years of investigative work, little seems to have been clarified.

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Event date: 02.06.2022 19:00

The ciphers of the spies

Book presentation

For centuries, the history of espionage has been inextricably linked with encryption technology in a fascinating way. Klaus Schmeh is one of the world’s leading experts on historical encryption technology.

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Event date: 31.05.2022 19:00

Mysterious accidents, alleged suicides or poison balls

Book presentation
In her new book, the GDR civil rights activist Freya Klier sheds light on this dark chapter of the GDR. The author Gunter Lange has worked through the tragic life story of Werner Teske, the last spy executed in the GDR.

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