Horny librarians, tragic transsexuals, and suburban maniacs: in writer-director Oskar Roehler’s farce, Cologne is populated with freakishly exaggerated characters. Agnes and His Brothers, with Moritz Bleibtreu, Martin Weiss, Katja Rieman and Herbert Knaup, opens on Friday. Read Jürgen’s review.
Welcome to my site — I'm glad you're here. I’m a writer, editor, translator, traveler, web designer, photographer, critic, storytelling consultant, and social entrepreneur. I’ve published two novels and a book of film criticism, launched Germany's first online literary journal, founded the writers' community Fictionaut, and started West Africa's first vegetarian food service. I graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Ph.D. in English. I've lived in New York City, New Orleans, Mississippi, Wiesbaden, Germany, and the Dominican Republic, and currently divide my time between Dakar and Berlin.