Home Print Editions Summer 2020

Summer 2020

How Austrian Scientists Are Fighting COVID-19

As nations around the world follow every twist and turn of the developing science to combat the coronavirus, Austrian researchers and companies could play a key role.
You’ve landed on a subscriber-only article.

Now’s your chance to join Austria’s trusted English-language news source and support independent journalism!

Subscribe and get unlimited access to Metropole online content, including the daily in-depth coronavirus update, print features online and much more. Starting from just 4 Euros a month!

Already a subscriber?
All-access Digital
✓ Unlimited access to all metropole.at content
✓ Daily in-depth coronavirus updates
✓ Access to Metropole e-paper ✓ Access to all print feature articles online
✓ Event invitations
✓ Weekly & monthly newsletter
✓ No targeted ads
Print & Digital
✓ 4 print issues of Metropole,
      delivered to your home or office
✓ Unlimited access to Metropole e-paper
✓ Unlimited access to all print feature articles online
✓ Weekly & monthly newsletters
✓ Free access to all Metropole events
✓ Special offers & sweepstakes
✓ No targeted ads
✓ And much more!
Not ready to subscribe yet? Sign up for the Metropole newsletter

Sisters and Business Partners

At the Viennese label Kids of the Diaspora, founders Leni Charles and Cherrellone do everything together – even motherhood – creating a space where everyone belongs.

Our Top 5 Picks to Stream This Summer

A search for self in lost memories, crafting a more inclusive historic Hollywood, the final triumph of the greatest basketball team ever and a send-up of American interstellar militarism all vie for your attention.

HERSTORY – Metropole x Women of Vienna

In this series, incredible women from the Women of Vienna (WoV) community tell their stories. Aiming to bridge communities and celebrate diversity, Metropole has partnered up with Women of Vienna to bring you a slice of Herstory.

How COVID-19 Affects Rent, Memberships & Data Protection

COVID-19 poses a major challenge to all, raising questions about rent payments, the assessment of (unfulfillable) supply contracts, lower franchise fees and why data protection should not be neglected even during a pandemic.

Families – Dreaming of Life After Corona

So there she was, on a Tuesday morning of what we now call the Corona Era, gazing at the walls of the little “water closet” decorated in Viennese style.

Stoppard’s Leopoldstadt Is a Portrait of Vienna’s Jewish Life

Lush and ultimately shattering, Leopoldstadt is a loving portrait of Jewish life in early 20th century Vienna, and a heartfelt embrace of Stoppard’s own immigrant story.

Rediscovering the Village

Who’s to say what would have happened had Austria’s government not taken swift action in March and isolated the country? As the world grapples with a...

Family Unification & Custody Cases Are Slower & Harder

Bringing relatives back together accounts for a third of all migration into the European Union. In Austria, the process is becoming ever more restrictive.

Donauinsel | Vienna’s Leisure Island

Regardless of how many livability surveys Vienna tops, our beloved city has one glaring deficiency that it will never fix: The nearest ocean beach is hundreds of kilometers away.

Summer 2020 | Family Life

In our 39th issue we delve into Austria’s response to the coronavirus, explore how the next generation keeps companies in Vienna going strong, take a...
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.