BOOKS

Book Club

February 13, 2019 Lucy 0

This is a monthly Book Club. Join and discuss contemporary German literature, from modern classics to more recent arrivals on the literary scene. All books and discussions are in German. February 19, 2019 – Dörte […]

EVENTS

NY: German Films at the Winter Film Awards Feb. 14-23

February 13, 2019 Lucy 0

The 8th Annual Winter Film Awards International Film Festival runs February 14-23, 2019, and includes awesome film screenings, cool discussion panels, career-building professional development workshops and super-fun parties at venues throughout NYC. The event concludes on February 23rd […]

TRADITIONS

200 Jahre “Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht!”

December 15, 2018 Lucy 0

 Anlässlich des 200-jährigen Jubiläums des berühmten Weihnachtsliedes finden zahlreiche Veranstaltungen, Ausstellungen und geführte Touren statt. Das wohl beliebteste Weihnachtslied der Welt „Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht!“ feiert 2018 seinen 200. Geburtstag. Eine Sonderausstellung im Salzburg Museum, […]

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FASHION

Word of the Week: Kaufrausch

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

When the holiday season begins, the stores are filled with shoppers trying to collect gifts for loved ones. Parking is difficult, stores are overcrowded, lines are long and many items are sold out. This is […]

FILM/TV

Film Retrospective: Mapping Gray Zones on Dec. 7

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 The Harvard Film Archive’s series of films under the heading “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through December 7th, culminating with Franz Schömbs’ “The Birth of […]

CULTURE

Film Festival “…And the Winners Are…”

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 If you missed the Goethe-Institut’s film festival in Boston, there’s still a chance to see most of the films at the Portland Museum of Art. Films screen every other Thursday night, Dec. 6th – Feb. 28th. […]

CULTURE

SoCal: RE:HOME in San Francisco until Dec. 29

December 4, 2018 Lucy 0

 Re:home is a continuation of the conversation sparked by the Venice Biennale 2016 German Pavilion and exhibition “Making Heimat. Germany, Arrival Country”, developed by the Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM). The exhibition will explore how the concept of “Heimat” (Homeland) […]