immigrants in germany have lots of questions and are keen to establish contacts with people in their new area. “the germans federal office for migration and refugees” supports projects which welcome new immigrants and help them to take their first steps.
“immi grant - ein neues leben in deutschland" is an illustrated fiction made for young immigrants who have to deal with identity issues, challenges and obstacles in everyday life in germany. "immi" is an immigrant who tells his story about his experiences with the german culture. this book shows the way of living, helps the newcomers to take their first steps in germany and gains insights into german culture and daily life.
the artworks have been made by linocut because of its strong graphic qualities, accessibility and versatility. with its variety of twenty linocut illustrations in black and white, this book is both informative and motivating.