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The renowned artist, novelist and critic discusses Berlin, the meaning of place and the body of the artist

By Beta Nzos   December 2000

beta_nzos@ John Berger-you don’t know me-but my friend Uli Seitz said she spoke with you yesterday about your exhibition of drawings (“Bodies-Places”) in her gallery in Berlin. I think she mentioned that I might try to contact you by e-mail… I am an insomniac and a couple of nights ago I was sitting up in bed at 4am, laptop on my knee, earphones on, listening to an interview with you in Australia.

john_berger@ I don’t remember any interview…

beta_nzos@ But there was one. For a radio station. They must have called you long distance from Australia to that high place…

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