F. W. Bernstein

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F. W. Bernstein
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F. W. Bernstein in 2005
Fritz Weigle

(1938-03-04)4 March 1938
Göppingen, Germany
Died20 December 2018(2018-12-20) (aged 80)
Berlin, Germany
  • Poet
  • cartoonist
  • satirist
  • academic

F. W. Bernstein (born Fritz Weigle, 4 March 1938 – 20 December 2018) was a German poet, cartoonist, satirist and academic. He worked for the satirical monthly Pardon. He was professor of caricature and comics at the Berlin University of the Arts from 1984 to 1999. He was one of the founding members of the Neue Frankfurter Schule, which published the satirical Titanic.

Bernstein died on 20 December 2018 in Berlin at the age of 80.[1]

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  1. "Dichter und Karikaturist F.W. Bernstein ist tot". Frankfurter Neue Presse (in German). 20 December 2018. Retrieved 21 December 2018.

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