Hans Magnus Enzensberger

Hans Magnus Enzensberger (b. 1929) is a leading contemporary German intellectual who has made his mark throughout Europe and well beyond. Enzensberger is an acclaimed poet, novelist and essayist, as well as a theorist, dramatist, and media artist. And as an essayist writing for Germany’s leading magazines and newspapers, Enzensberger has been an incisive critical voice in moments of political and cultural crisis for many years. Presented here are the 19 television interviews that Kluge has held with Enzensberger since the early 1990s.

Title (English) Title (German) Date(desc)
Moscow – Petushki Die Reise von Moskau nach Petuschki 21 Jan 1991
Hot Topic Das aktuelle Stichwort 25 Mar 1991
Desert Queen Desert Queen 15 Apr 1996
Stop, Traveler, and Read Bleib steh’n, Wanderer, und lies 21 Oct 1996
Ballads from the History of Progress Balladen aus der Geschichte des Fortschritts 12 Dec 1999
I Am the Saboteur of My Depression Ich bin der Saboteur meiner Depression 6 Feb 2000
Being German is not a profession Deutsch sein ist kein Beruf 17 Jul 2000
Harbingers of Plundering Boten der Plünderung 3 Dec 2001
Everything has its Price Alles hat seinen Preis 27 Apr 2003
The Order of Things: How Poetic is Science? Die Ordnung der Dinge: Wie poetisch ist die Wissenschaft? 6 Jul 2003
The Sinking of the Titanic: A Poem Der Untergang der Titanic: Ein Jahrhundertepos 29 Jan 2004
Europe’s Perspective on the Orient Europa blickt aufs Morgenland 7 Mar 2004
The World of Encyclopedia: Dr. Manfred Osten Die Welt der Enzyklopädie: Dr. Manfred Osten 26 Apr 2004
Montaigne’s Essays Montaignes Essais 8 Aug 2004
Alexander von Humboldt in Russia Alexander von Humboldt in Russland 19 Sep 2004
Alexander von Humboldt's Cosmos Alexander von Humboldts Kosmos 26 Sep 2004
History’s Forgotten Ones Verschollene der Geschichte 10 Sep 2006
Year 1929 Das Jahr 1929 6 Jul 2008
Regardless of the Consequences Ohne Rücksicht auf Verluste 27 Sep 2009
Liberate the News from Human Indifference Erlöst die Nachrichten von der menschlichen Gleichgültigkeit 23 Jan 2011