The German bestselling author has written several internationally successful novels which, among many other languages, have also been translated into English. We are happy to welcome her to the Sydney Writers' Festival and to the Wheeler Centre.
Films can provide an opportunity to experience cultural diversity and develop an understanding for different cultures, making them a strong motivator for intercultural learning. The Goethe-Institut is proud to present German children and teen movies for schools and families with our Kino for Kids program. Click here for more information.
For the next instalment of our KinoKonzert series, the internationally renowned German saxophone quartet Sonic.Art will perform live with Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis, one of the world's most influential silent films, directed by Walter Ruttmann in 1927.
The Girls' Day - the biggest career orientation project for girls in Germany - comes to Australia! The aim of this campaign is to expand the range of career choices of women and to promote diversity in the workplace.
In September 2019, the German research vessel Polarstern will depart for the Arctic to drift with the sea ice for a year. 600 scientists from 17 nations on board will study the dwindling, not-so-permanent ice pack.
The first of May is a significant date in the German calendar. It’s a celebration of the long-awaited spring, it’s a national public holiday, a day of protest, and an opportunity to dance around a large wooden pole and drink strong beer.
What’ll I cook when the fridge is empty at the end of the month? How will I save the world in the process? And how will I survive University? At goethe.de/nofilter you can find tips, curiosities and funny stories about living in Germany.
How can we ensure we don’t lose perspective in an increasingly complex world? The Goethe-Institut is organizing an International Cultural Symposium in Weimar from 19th to 21st June 2019 under the title "Recalculating the Route".