Culture

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The nine lives of the Lorenz Cafe  |  Jan 20, 08

It was built by members of a Protestant sect, who hoped to speed the advent of the Messiah. It turned into a place of entertainment, the only one in Tel Aviv with real German beer on tap. Now this historical and cultural gem gets a face-lift

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Will the real Pessoa please stand up  |  Jul 6, 06

He called himself a "nullity" and predicted he'd be famous only 50 years after his death. Now he is considered one of the greatest writers of the 20th century. Another translation into hebrew of Fernando Pessoa is being published

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All we have left  |  Aug 10, 05

Tel Aviv municipality wanted to commemorate important artists by putting up building plaques where they once lived and worked. Amazingly, some house owners refused

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