The convicted sex pest and former Munich conservatory chief Siegfried Mauser has given a self-pitying interview to Die Welt while waiting to go to jail for his crimes against female employees.
He complains that Heidelberg threatened to cancel subsidies to any institution where he gave lectures and even Basle, across the border, made it clear he was unwanted. His engagements are cancelled and old friends want nothing to do with him.
He just cannot understand why.
Read the interview here.
This might be a broader phenomenon: Harvey Weinstein has been complaining in interviews that no-one ever mentions his achievements any more.