Originals: Donna Stonecipher on The Model City

Photograph by Elizabeth Skadden

Photograph by Elizabeth Skadden


 
Donna Stonecipher is the author of three books of poetry, most recently The Cosmopolitan, which won the National Poetry Series competition and was published by Coffee House Press. She lives in Berlin.

Originals: Prune Antoine on Saving the Germans

Photograph from eaglehorse.org

Photograph from eaglehorse.org

  Antoine, 30, lives, loves and writes in Berlin since she broke up with Paris, four years ago. Her printed and multimedia stories, featured in Eastern Europe, Balkans or Turkey have been published in Le Monde Magazine, Elle, Madame Figaro, amongst many others. In 2010, her reportages received the Prix Louise Weiss and the European Young Journalist Award…. Read more »

Originals: Rory MacLean on Bowie in the 70s

Artwork by Jeremy Shaw

Artwork by Jeremy Shaw

  Rory MacLean is an author, broadcaster, blogger and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. His nine books, including UK best-sellers ‘Stalin’s Nose’, ‘Under the Dragon’ and ‘Magic Bus’, have challenged and invigorated travel writing, and – according to the late John Fowles – are among works that ‘marvellously explain why literature still lives’. Born… Read more »