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Poster German Cultural Festival

21st German Cultural Festival

Saturday 23rd May 2015, 9.00 am - 5.00 pm
Alliance Girls High School, Kikuyu (near Nairobi)
Admission: free

The German Cultural Festival now enters its third decade with the 21st
consecutive edition. This year’s event will be the culmination of the German Week 2015. More ...
Screening in Hamburg-Hammerbrook


The City as a Silver Screen
Teardrops performing at the poetry library launch - Teaser


Eröffnung der African Poetry Library.
News - Photo Jim Chuchu Interview

Interview with Jim Chuchu :

"Kenyans are our most important audience"

Current Projects

Call for production   deutsch

The Goethe-Institut Kenya is seeking applications for the Nairobi Performance Series.
We are accepting applications for the September edition.
Call for production (Pdf, 480 KB)

Contact Zones NRB is now available as ebooks!   deutsch deutsch

The book series Contact Zones NRB pays tribute to the developments that have shaped the art scene globally and the intellectual discourse.

eLibrary   deutsch deutsch

Our new virtual library allows you to borrow eBooks, electronic newspapers or eAudio books comfortably from home 24 hours a day 7 days a week!

Music Around Africa   deutsch deutsch deutsch deutsch

Interest in modern urban music from Africa is growing worldwide. Music Around Africa gives a rough overview of the diverse and dynamic music scenes south of the Sahara.

Publications of the Goethe-Institut Kenya   deutsch deutsch

Through books and websites we give our projects longevity and an additional form of expression; and we reach a greater audience even beyond Kenya...


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