Deutscher Humor

Fix und Foxi erobern endlich Amerika

Die Deutschen können nicht bloß schwere Kultur: Eine Ausstellung in Washington präsentiert Rolf Kaukas Comic-Imperium.

Foto: Courtesy German-American Heritage Museum oft the USA

Jeder Amerikaner weiß, was ein Kindergarten ist. Auch Kaffeeklatsch, Weltanschauung, Poltergeist, Waldsterben, Doppelgänger, Schadenfreude, Angst und Ersatz sind Begriffe, die Eingang ins Englische fanden. Sagt man aber einem Amerikaner, dass auch der Comic in Deutschland erfunden wurde, wird er es nicht glauben. Der Comic sei doch so amerikanisch wie Baseball, Hamburger und Rock’n’Roll. Eben nicht!

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