Larissa Mass is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. She studied literature and art in Hildesheim, Potsdam and Budapest.  She took part in a journalistic traineeship and worked almost four years for the television channels RTL and n-tv. In 2013-2014 she wrote for the “Moskauer Deutsche Zeitung” in Moscow. Her journalistic work mainly focuses on topics concerning society and art with a special interest in East European countries.



Russian and European products on a Moldovan supermarket. ©Larissa Mass

“We are tired of being worried all the time”.

Moldova is again faced with a government crisis. The small country has to deal with powerful external influences and two different identities internally: The European and the Russian.