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Dictatorship and Democracy in the Age of Extremes: Spotlights on the History of Europe in the Twentieth Century
This exhibition portrays twentieth century Europe as a dramatic story of the struggle between freedom and tyranny, democracy and dictatorship. Goethe-Institut Glasgow, until 28.02.2015.
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German Films at Glasgow Film Festival 2015

GFF features four German films in its exciting programme. From Christian Petzold's newest drama to children's classic 'Maya the Bee', it offers a diverse range of choice, so there’s sure to be something for everyone! More ...

Leap in Time (Zeitsprung)

This exhibition at Stills Gallery, Edinburgh is dedicated to two photojournalists who captured many of the most important people, places and moments of 20th century: Erich Salomon and Barbara Klemm. More ...

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    Travels with Goethe   english

    Articles by partners of the Goethe-Institut from different fields of our work about their scholarships provided by the Goethe-Institut.
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    'Vorsprung mit Deutsch'   deutschenglish

    A web project for young people with an interest in learning German or improving their existing German language skills while gaining experience in a professional or leisure context.

    Meet the Germans   deutschenglishnederlandsdansksuomeksinorsk

    What is typical about them? Read portraits and interviews of people worth knowing and Rory MacLean’s blog from Berlin.


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