In the spring of 2020, the world had come to a standstill all of a sudden: Due to the corona pandemic, lockdowns had been imposed in many countries. What should one publish at a juncture when people are still struggling to grasp what is going on around them?
In this moment of isolation, KULTURAUSTAUSCH became a literary experimentation lab. We wanted to forge a narrative connection across the continents: sending a story around the world. And so we invited eight writers to create a story together – with only one rule to follow.