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Gregor Gysi - "One life is too little".

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Gregor Gysi hat linkes Denken geprägt und wurde zu einem seiner wichtigsten Protagonisten

Gregor Gysi shaped left-wing thinking and became one of its most important protagonists. Here he tells of his many lives: as a lawyer, politician, author, moderator and family man. His autobiography is a history book that brings the shocks and extremes, the designs and disappointments of the 20th century to life in a very personal way. Hardly any German
Gregor Gysi hat linkes Denken geprägt und wurde zu einem seiner wichtigsten Protagonisten

Gregor Gysi shaped left-wing thinking and became one of its most important protagonists. Here he tells of his many lives: as a lawyer, politician, author, moderator and family man. His autobiography is a history book that brings the shocks and extremes, the designs and disappointments of the 20th century to life in a very personal way. Hardly any German politician has been so reviled, hardly any has made his way so successfully through the undergrowth of hostility - to become a recognised celebrity: In his autobiography, Gregor Gysi tells of his childhood and youth, describes his path to becoming a lawyer, gives insights into his life, and describes his life and work.
into his relationship with dissidents and into the areas of tension at the top of the party and the
Bundestag parliamentary group. Above all, however, he tells of the astonishing turn his life took with the autumn of 1989: The lawyer became a politician. "I never wanted to just run away," says Gysi, hitting at the core of his nature: enduring contradictions. A life and a family history that leads from Russia to Rhodesia, into a courtroom life with murderers and thieves, and includes praise of Lenin and the Nobel Prize winner Doris Lessing.
"It's amazing what has to happen for one's own life to emerge at some point." Gregor Gysi
Gregor Gysi is probably the most amusing and quick-witted, also the most mentally agile politician to enter the stage of the German public in living memory. Without this lawyer, who already enjoyed (literally enjoyed) a reputation for a certain cheekiness in GDR times (...). " DIE ZEIT

The event will be moderated by the journalist Hans-Dieter Schütt.
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When:

Tuesday 01.11.22 19:00

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Venue:

Culture house Weißenfels

Merseburger Street 14
06667 Weissenfels
Phone: +49 3443 / 370339
E-mail: veranstaltungsmanagement@weissenfels.de

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