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PAUL NIAVIS, THE ORIGIN OF "AVATAR", and Carl Orff's CARMINA BURANA

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By Kevin Anthony Stoda, Wiesbaden, Germany

NOTE: I was inspired to write this article after recently seeing the film, AVATAR, and after reading a German article in DIE ZEIT on the life and work of Paulus Niavis.

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Outside of the borderland areas of Plauen, i.e. Germany and Bohemia (Czech Republic), almost no one knows the name Paulus Niavis, originally born Paul Schneevogel (Snowbird in German) in the town of Eger in 1460 just as the Age of Latin would begin to die as universal language for most of Western European scholars and elite. It was also when the Age of Discovery and Imperialism for Europeans was just getting ready to begin.

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