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KARNEVAL: GERMANY'S OBSESSION WITH NATIVE AMERICANS

19 Feb 2024

Karneval: Germany's obsession with Native Americans

In Germany, it's common for people to dress up as Native Americans at annual Karneval parades. Is it time to put a stop to this tradition?

Karneval: Germany's obsession with Native Americans

17 Feb 2024

Translating voices from the past

History, culture, and language go hand-in-hand, but what role does translation have to play in uncovering the voices of the past?

Translating voices from the past

9 Feb 2024

On Mange du Local

French food culture benefits producers - how can we in Britain learn and start to back British farming once more.

On Mange du Local

23 Dec 2023

A Complete Overview of Sikh Wedding Functions

Jasmine delves into all the functions of a traditional Sikh wedding.

A Complete Overview of Sikh Wedding Functions

7 Nov 2023

Banksy Cut and Run Exhibition: Review

This Summer (2023), Banksy's first official exhibition in 14 years opened in Glasgow's GoMA. Just about as elusive as Banksy himself, the Cut and Run exhibition was truly enigmatic, forbidding any public photography. Fortunate enough to get her hands on tickets, Emma Burnett recounts her experience of possibly the most intimate exploration of the legendary Banksy ever seen before.

Banksy Cut and Run Exhibition: Review

7 Nov 2023

Falling for Autumn: why are autumn traditions in the US so at odds with the weather?

Across social media, Americans living in the southern states are giving a taste of their fall décor. However, this is completely at odds with the weather in the places they live, consisting of orange leaves and pumpkins. Is there a reason for this cultural difference, or is it just something we must accept about the American experience?

Falling for Autumn: why are autumn traditions in the US so at odds with the weather?
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Meet the Editor

Holly is our 2023/24 Culture Editor. A final year English and French student, Holly is interested in languages and cultures, with a particular interest in film. For her, writing for Lingo is a way to enjoy this further and be a bit more purposeful with her interests, find and share new things!

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