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Teaching Divided History

Teaching History

PeaceWorks, an initiative of The Seagull Foundation for the Arts and the Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata present an International Conference on History Teaching across the subcontinent, on the 30th and 31st of July and the 1st of August 2015.
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Living and working in Germany.
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Friday Films @Max Mueller Bhavan   deutsch deutsch

Enjoy some Friday nights watching a few interesting films from the German Film Archive!

Presenting Young German Photographers   deutsch deutsch

Exhibition: Irrlicht by Yana Wernicke
Begins on 28.07.2015 at 6:30 pm. On view till 19.08.2015, 10 am - 6:30 pm daily, excluding public holidays
"The Stairs", Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan Kolkata

The Initiative „Schools: Partners for the Future“   deutsch deutsch

and Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan present a variety of programmes for and together with the German Partner Schools in Kolkata.

Freiwilligendienst kulturweit   deutsch

Kulturweit is an international youth voluntary service in the field of cultural relations and education policy. It is a project of the German Commission for UNESCO in cooperation with the Foreign Office.


Goethe-Institut Kolkata
Max Mueller Bhavan

8, Ballygunge Circular Road
Kolkata 700019, India
phone: +91 33 2486-6398, 2486-6424
fax +91 33 2486-5188
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Film Archive South Asia

Our collection has over 130 feature films that can be borrowed free of charge for non-commercial screenings by film clubs, film festivals, and other cultural and educational institutions as well as all the branches of the Goethe-Institut in South Asia.