Interview with the author Manfred Herrmann author Manfred Herrmann was born on March 19, 1952 in Munster and now lives in bad Nenndorf. Just in time for the Frankfurt book fair the author presented his first book BIGGI In the shadows of the night of the public. Topics are addressed in this book which are still trivialized in our society: pornography, prostitution, and gambling. Herrmann, who is employed at the Landeskriminalamt and gained extensive knowledge about the life and habits in the prostitute – and pimp-milieu during his period of service in the Department of customs, does not mince words in his book and describes this environment from the perspective of his long career. Jutta Schutz (JS): You have published on September 20, 2010, about the tredition publishing your first novel and you have chosen a very charged issue. What has moved you to write about this red-light district?” Manfred Herrmann (MH): In the three years of my activity in the field of custom had I chance to study life in prostitution. This, I realized that women in prostitution are the weakest link in a chain of violence, exploitation and crime. Hotel belleclaire wanted to know more. They are due to different dependencies forced to steal, cheat and prone to violence also against fellow.
The cost of a prostitute is very high: 1 large amount of their revenue goes to her pimp. 2. high day rental in the brothels. 3. block costs (drink forced acceptance). 4. money for lingerie and cosmetics, hairdressing and tanning bed. 5.
money for their addiction: alcohol, pills, heroin, etc. Official site: belleclaire. 6 rental for your own apartment if available. 7. medical expenses. Nothing remains there for their own lives. The result is the creation of day and night without break. In this case, the woman takes health risks because she must push himself again and again. At the end she gets in high levels of debt and if it then no longer brings up enough the pimp she is sold to an another pimp in another city.” “JS: what do you expect from the readers of your book?” MH: My intention is that I can convince by the blatant portrayal, the one or the other woman to earn their money in other ways.
Litogo AG opens innovative platform on the authors and artists together produce works and these present for Kindle, Sony, iPhone & co to download the Litogo AG in Augsburg is gone as of April 2009 under with a completely newly developed Internet portal for mobile, open and modern literature at the start. On this platform, authors, graphic artists, editors, translators and spokesman found in contemporary literature and the bestsellers of tomorrow to produce and market. The company developed a unique platform for the digitisation of process of creating E-books and audio-books. The Litogo technology was promoted in the framework of the BAYTOU by the Bavarian State Ministry for Economics, infrastructure, transport and technology program. The entire process from the idea of the author about the joint completion of the E-books / audio books to the bookcase ‘ customer is fully automated.
These are E-books / audio books as Wikipockets”referred to. This has its origin in the fact that the social software of the community which gives possibility to work jointly on a project and to participate in the success developed by Litogo AG. As Litogo Wikipocket the resulting literature can on mobile devices anytime, anywhere to read or heard. With Litogo arrived the participation age in the literary world. The idea, intellectual property and creativity to share and to participate in the success opened for every author and artist new possibilities. “, says the CEO of Litogo AG Heike Lenk, formerly sales manager at Amazon.de and even author.” For collaboration and commercialization, the contractual framework are clearly formulated and clearly regulated. So the artists can focus on their core competence, new networks will find and create projects common in these, which will be presented to a wide audience.
Readers have significant contribution to the success of the Wikipockets. Within the Litogo community the reader decides with targeted what he called interesting and considers advisable. In addition to common functions such as the evaluate and review, Litogo dynamic pricing developed a special algorithm. While readers actively participate in the pricing of E-books and audio-books. In addition, each reader is his personalized copy. In this way, Litogo solves the problem of the illicit transfer and protecting the works against abuse. Our goal is to bring together authors with other artists, to create for the reader mobile available and inexpensive as innovative, contemporary literature is. “, explains certified it specialist Heike Lenk. Litogo offers a variety of opportunities for publishers and literary agents. Litogo creates a limitless pool of talent will be discovered. Publishers and agents find their test market for new ideas, his own works and up-and-coming authors. Read additional details here: New York Museums. We see ourselves as a partner of the publishers and seek cooperation with the publishers and bookstores. It is a series of ideas, the authors, readers, publishers and bookstores more values deliver. Also, we are talking about the age of participation in the literature.
\”New audio book with travel stories from the old world of mark twain!\” was the call of the Mississippi sailors, warning, two! \” Thus they warned their captain numerous sandbars and shallow bodies, as soon as the ejected solder thread showed only the critical depth of two, from barely four meters. \”And the captain informed the river pilot: Mark twain!\” The 1835-born Samuel Langhorne Clemens, previously printer apprentice and typesetter, later soldier and deserter in the American civil war, gold diggers and vagabond, which in 1862 was newspaper editor and his humorous sketches seem under the name Mark Twain worked as such. Working as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River was the young man in various ways: they led him to the pseudonym under which he should acquire later worldwide literary fame, she formed the background for his novels about Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, which are today classics of children’s literature, and she awakened his desire to travel, be that life and work should largely dominate. in 1867 he participated as a member of a coterie of travel of American education citizens a multi-month ship passage in the Mediterranean countries, which was coupled with extensive tours through Italy and France, and which he wrote about in reports for newspapers in San Francisco and New York. The result was the work the innocents abroad\”(1869), with which he became the highest-paid writer of his time and that established his fame. \”\” The title the innocents abroad \”was this program, because just as harmless as naive TWAIN saw not only the old world with the sights he would occasionally go to iconoclast style, but also his fellow countrymen travelling with, the he calls US vandals\” outlined where he himself not took off. This form of satire, which advance pointed to the mass tourism and the humor we perceive today as extremely close to reality, reflected also in Twain’s second great travelogue, A Tramp abroad\”(1880, stroll through) Europe\”), a stock of more than eleven years spent TWAIN in Europe.