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Ralf Tooten talks Bangkok Noir

German photographer Ralf Tooten talks to me about his best selling photo book Bangkok Noir at Read the interview here. Photograph by Laure Siegel.

Sacred Skin on Tattoo Maniacs – German TV

Thailand’s sacred tattoos and my book (with Aroon Thaewchatturat) Sacred Skin – Thailand’s Spirit Tattoos will be featured on Tattoo Maniacs on German TV tomorrow night. Looks like a classy show. Hm. „Tattoomaniacs – Körperkult und Arschgeweih“ – am Mittwoch, 30. November 2016, um 23:15 Uhr bei RTL II

Happy New Year and thanks to all my Readers

(Deutsch) Neu aktualisierte Ausgabe von Reise Know How Thailand ist erschienen.

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(Deutsch) Die 2. Auflage meines CT Angkor und Siem Reap erscheint heute

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Crime Wave Press at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Crime Wave Press, my new Hong Kong based fiction imprint, endeavors to publish the best new crime novels from Asia and about Asia to readers around the globe. And we are in Frankfurt this year. Co-Director Hans Kemp has been presenting CWP at the annual book fair. Crime Wave Press is proud to announce that […]

Sacred Skin goes global (again) at the Frankfurt Book Fair!

Sacred Skin, top attractions at the booths of Hong Kong publisher Visionary World and UK Distributor Kodansha this year at the Frankfurt Book Fair.

(Deutsch) Die Zeit Kurzfilm über Sacred Skin

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Sacred Skin on arte on September 17th!

French German TV channel ARTE will be broadcasting an eight minute documentary, part of the culture magazine Metropolis, on Thailand’s sacred tattoos and on my new book, Sacred Skin on September 17th! Metropolis will be on at 11.30pm. The program will be repeated on September 18th at 5.45pm. Visit the book’s official website!

(Deutsch) Sacred Skin – am 17. September auf ARTE um 23.30 Uhr

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