Home Print Editions April 2016

April 2016

Pötzleinsdorf | Into the Woods

When I first strolled under the lush canopies of the Vienna Woods, described in the pages of Elfriede Jelinek’s The Piano Teacher, I never imagined I ...

Cover Story: Growing Global – Third-Culture Kids

For third-culture kids, international schools around the world become an important but temporary extended family You can hear them on the subway,...

How to…Keep your culture

Being an expat in Vienna doesn't necessarily mean turning your back on all things home Often, it isn’t until you live outside your native land th...

Letters to the Editor – April

We’ve been getting great feedback from our readers over social media. Thanks very much for your thoughts, ideas and insights, and make sure to like u...

Editor’s Letter – April

Generation everywhere Most of us at METROPOLE were third culture kids (TCKs). Maybe we still are, but nowadays that’s nothing special. Authoriti...

Profiles: Cultural Quilt

For these international families, being multicultural brings benefits well worth the effort. While children find their footing in their adopted land, ...

On Stage: The English Lovers – Improv

For this Vienna-based improvisation group, there is no such thing as mistakes Starting as a reading group in 1997 and moving progressively towards al...

On Music: Cool Britannia

The Radiokulturhaus introduces Britain’s post-jazz scene Attracting a plethora of talent, London has long boasted a lively jazz scene, with many ...

On Stage: Hello/Goodbye

This romantic comedy of beginnings and endings challenges believability Debuting on the continent after selling out its initial run at the Hampst...

International: OSCE Vienna – Soft Power At Work

Born in the chilliest era of the Cold War, Vienna's OSCE fosters common-sense cooperation between people of good will “What we do is soft power,”...

The Last Word: Aodhan Kirkham-Healey

Meet our youngest fan – Aodhan Kirkham-Healey: Age six, Belgium born, raised in Canada and now a budding hipster Wiener dedicated to learning German a...

Book Review: Language Shock

Understanding requires much more than merely speaking the same language. It’s the culture that matters. In a Viennese café: you’ve found a table,...

Op-ed: In Brexit, We All Lose

Britain, our role model in language, constitutional law, education and business, would gradually feel farther and farther away I want to encourag...

Editorial: Rediscovering Statesmanship

Austrian leaders took some risks – and a lot of criticism – to start the diplomatic conversation As I write this Brussels is still smoldering fro...

Danny Kim shares a recipe from Modern Korean

Fusing Korean and European cuisine is a natural fit Even Beef Tartare, a quintessential European dish, is served here with Korean chili sauce, pumpk...
This category can only be viewed by members. To view this category, sign up by purchasing Digital Subscription, Monthly Digital Subscription, Metropole Membership 365 or Print & Digital Subscription.