Andreas Baum

Photo: Ekko Von Schwichow

Andreas Baum (b. 1967) grew up in Nairobi and Hesse, Germany. He studied journalism and Latin American studies in Berlin and has written as a journalist for well-known German newspapers. Since 2013 he is the culture editor and an author at Deutschlandradio Kultur. Wir waren die neue Zeit (We were the new era) is his first novel.


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    Photo: Daniel KriegIn post-unification Berlin, groups of squatters compete for empty housing. Who will gain the upper hand?The next morning, a group of angry men were standing in the…