Welcome to the Goethe-Institut USA

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Magazin Deutschland und USA


“I judge a translator by his questions.” – Martin Walser in a video interview

Martin Walser talks about the collaboration with the translators of his works, the perception of his novels abroad and his dealing with the past and old age. More
David Dollenmayer
Translating Walser
May 21st
Protest against TTIP
Baltimore
What can the arts do?


Current Projects

    2015 Gutekunst Prize for Young Translators

    The fifth annual Gutekunst Prize for Young Translators is awarded to Sophie Duvernoy.

    Blog: Liebe Heimat, …   deutschenglish

    Once each week, taking turns, Goethe staffers around the world – from Wellington to Bogotá, from New York to Ulan Bator – write to us about their lives abroad.

    Future Perfect   deutschenglish

    The Goethe-Institut and the foundation FUTURZWEI collect stories for tomorrow – lived today, everywhere.

    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.

    Film Archive USA   deutschenglish

    Documentaries and feature films for cultural and educational institutions
     [Goethe-Institut Boston]

    eLibrary   deutschenglish

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