Was ist Karl May?
“Karl May als Erzieher” und “Die Wahrheit über Karl May” oder Die Gegner Karl Mays in ihrem eigenen Lichte (1902) and other legal proceedings. May was a member of the “Lyra” choir in about 1864 and composed musical works, including a version of Ave Maria and Vergiss mich nicht within Ernste Klänge, 1899.
What happened to Karl May’s Ustad-Film?
In 1920, May’s friend Marie Luise Droop, her husband Adolf Droop and the Karl May Press founded Ustad-Film, a production company. Ustad-Film made three silent movies ( Auf den Trümmern des Paradieses, Die Todeskarawane and Die Teufelsanbeter) after the Orientcycle. The company became bankrupt in 1921 and the films are lost.
What did Karl May do for a living?
Karl May. His main protagonists are Winnetou and Old Shatterhand. May set similar books in the Orient and Middle East (in which the main protagonists were Kara Ben Nemsi and Hadschi Halef Omar ), Latin America and Germany. May also wrote poetry, a play, and composed music; he was a proficient player of several musical instruments.
Is Karl May’s Gesammelte Reiseerzählungen revised?
Third-hand revisions of these texts were added to the series Karl May’s Gesammelte Reiseerzählungen, which was renamed to Karl May’s Gesammelte Werke (und Briefe). The existing 33 volumes of the original series were also revised, some extensively.