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Symbols as Weapons. By the Example of the Red Army Faction´s Insignia // Temporary Exhibition at the German Museum of Books and Writing // German National Library in Leipzig // 22 June 2018 to 6 January 2019

How do graphic symbols become acts of violence? The German National Library’s German Museum of Books and Writing in Leipzig explores this issue in its exhibition “Symbols as Weapons”

Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00–18:00, Thursday 10:00–20:00, on national holidays 10:00–18:00

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Signs - Books - Networks: From Cuneiform to Binary Code // Permanent exhibition at the German Museum of Books and Writing // German National Library in Leipzig

Designed as a "world of experience", the "Signs - Books - Networks: From Cuneiform to Binary Code" exhibition offers an insight into 5,000 years of media history. From the invention of writing to the digital age – there is so much to explore in the permanent exhibition.

Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday 10:00–18:00, Thursday 10:00–20:00, public holidays 10:00–18:00
Free admission

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Historical reproduction equipment and sound recordings // Permanent exhibition at the German Music Archive // German National Library in Leipzig

From the hot air gramophone and shellac records through to digital storage media: the "Historische Abspielgeräte und Tonträger" exhibition spans the period from the beginning of music recording to the present day, providing a fascinating insight into music history.

Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 10:00–18:00, closed on Sundays and national holidays
Free admission

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Last update: 12.6.2018

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