German exile networks were very strong in Buenos Aires. From this community, Clément Moreau, a German caricaturist and anti-fascist militant, created the theatre group Truppe 38.
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Vorwärts Association, Rincón 1141, Buenos Aires (performing venue).
Bauer, Alfredo. La Asociación Vorwärts y la lucha democrática en la Argentina. Biblioteca Nacional, 2008.
Friedmann, Germán C. “La cultura en el exilio alemán antinazi. El Freie Deutsche Bühne de Buenos Aires, 1940–1948.” Anuario IEHS, vol. 24, 2009, pp. 69–87, http://anuarioiehs.unicen.edu.ar/2009.html. Accessed 4 March 2021.
Friedmann, Germán C. Alemanes antinazis en la Argentina (historia y cultura). Siglo Veintiuno Editores, 2010.
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Clément Moreau, Walter E. Rosenberg, Hellmuth Jacoby, Ernesto Epstein, Wolfgang Vacano, Herrmann Ehrenhaus, Otto Werberg, Renate Schottelius.
Born in Kosice (Slovakia), the four-year-old future artist Gyula Kosice reached Buenos Aires by ship in 1928. He forged ties of friendship with Grete Stern, Horacio Coppola and other artists.
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German-born Clément Moreau had to exile to Buenos Aires due to his political activism. There, he was well integrated into the artistic milieu and published his caricatures in many publications.
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Das Andere Deutschland was founded by German exiles. Opposed to the Nazi regime, it sought to represent ‘the other’ Germany, a tolerant, peaceful and humanist one.
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