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The world’s first homosexual magazine, Der Eigene, published in
Berlin between 1896 and 1932.
Although homosexuality remained illegal, in 1914 the Berlin police
permitted 40 homosexual brothels and between 1,000 and 2,000
homosexual prostitutes to operate.
Homosexual scandals The Leibenberg Scandal Cultural Change
Cultural Change Thomas Mann (1875-1955), Buddenbrocks (1901).
Heinrich Mann (1871-1950), Professor Unrat (1905), Der Untertan
Freie Volksbühne (free people’s theatre) – established 1889 and
staged plays with a social message such as Gerhard Hauptmann’s
Scientific Discoveries X-rays (1895)
The electron (1897)
Quantum theory (1900)
Special theory of relativity (1905) Munich Secession (1892).
Berlin Secession (1898). Artistic Movements
Artistic Movements Expressionism Blau Reiter (1911-1914)
Die Brücke (1905-1913) Deutscher Werkbund (1907-1934) – a national
association of artists, designers and architects founded
in Munich. Inspired by the English Arts and Crafts
Movement, the Werkbund wanted to apply individual
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