Photo Gallery: A Man Who Left His Mark on Modern German Culture

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Christoph Schlingensief Dies Cultural Rebel Loses Cancer Battle

He was once arrested for exhibiting a poster that exhorted fellow citizens to kill the German chancellor. He put a dead rabbit in an opera and invited millions of unemployed Germans to flood their leader's holiday resort. Director Christoph Schlingensief, who died Saturday, is gone but the work of this enfant terrible of German-language theater will not be forgotten.