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New Films from Germany: Solo Sunny

Sunday, October 4, 11:00 am: This smash hit and huge box office success follows Sunny, a pop singer in a mediocre band, playing in dingy halls before distracted audiences, dreaming of stardom in East Berlin in the 1970s. DEFA Archival Print to Commemorate 25 Years of German Reunification. More...

The Paradox of German Power — Lecture and Luncheon

Friday, October 2, 12:00–2:00 pm: Reunification has re-opened the "German question". The current migration crisis has pushed Germany to become a reluctant European hegemon. What does Germany’s new role in Europe mean for relations with the United States and the future of the transatlantic relationship? Tickets and more information...

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    Blog: Little Golden America Revisited   deutschenglish

    Follow German author Felicitas Hoppe on her journey across America, as she retraces the steps of the Russian writer duo Ilya Ilf and Yevgeny Petrow 80 years ago.
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    New Study: Research and Studying in Germany 2015   deutschenglish

    Germany is very attractive for international students: Facts and figures on the international nature of studies and research in Germany.

    180 Seconds City   deutschenglish

    Snapshot of the city – short films from 12 countries

    German as a foreign language worldwide. 2015 survey   deutschenglish

    The survey of the number of German learners worldwide shows trends and developments in interest in the German language.

    iBook - Strong Bonds: Germany, the EU and the U.S.   deutschenglish

    This book was created for economics, social studies, history and foreign language teachers and high school students in the US.

    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.


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