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Werner Dafeldecker & Valerio Tricoli

Friday, October 24, 8:00 pm: Berlin-based artists Werner Dafeldecker and Valerio Tricoli present a re-interpretation of John Cage's "Williams Mix Extended". More...

East Side Love Stories: Coming Out

Monday, October 27, 7:00 pm: The first and only DEFA feature film about homosexuality premiered on November 9, 1989 - the evening the Berlin Wall came down and was promptly lost in unification. More...

Antje Ehmann / Harun Farocki: Labor in a single shot

Until November 30: A project by Ehmann and Farocki, in collaboration with Alice Creischer, Andreas Siekmann and ninety artists or collectives from fifteen different cities, focused on labor. The video installation is on view at the Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts. More....

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    Call for Young Composers   deutschenglish

    Apply to participate in 3-day workshop with German composer Isabel Mundry and French composer Raphaël Cendo. Works played by Ecce Ensemble.

    Deutsch Online   deutschenglish

    Sign up now for our new group online German course "Deutsch Online". Registration possible until September 8, 2014!

    Just Add German

    Why learn German? We support teachers and students with contests, webinars, social media, and a new video gallery with animations and VIP testimonials.

    Kurz & Gut macht Schule – Animation   deutschenglishespañolfrançais

    German short and animated films with teaching material – a great addition for German classes

    eLibrary   deutschenglish

    The eLibrary is the Goethe-Institut's virtual library - register to borrow digital media from the comfort of your home.


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