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Hannah Arendt - Thinking is Dangerous

Hannah Arendt
Thinking is Dangerous

The dossier about Hannah Arendt’s conception of thinking explores this aspect of her work and life through art, dialogue, performance, play, music, and silence.

Ecologues Keyvisual © Unsplash

Facets of Sustainability
Ecologues

Plastic in the oceans, forest fires in the Amazon: on Ecologues the Goethe-Institut presents constructive answers to climate change and brings together regional experts in global debates on sustainability. Above all, the question arises: How do we survive the human age?

Zeitgeister Keyvisual Illustration: © El Boum

Global Online Magazine
Zeitgeister

This online magazine invites experts, artists, and authors to take part in a joint exchange. It offers local and global perspectives on postcolonialism, sustainability, post-digital cultures, feminism, and current affairs.

Radical Diversity

Radical Diversity

Have you missed previous editions of our Radical Diversity discussion series with Max Czollek and Mohamed Amjahid, or do you want to watch one of the discussions again? Now, you can browse all our previous episodes on one page!

Europe on the Move Figure: © Tobias Schrank

Europe Today
Europe on the Move

How has Europe changed in recent years? What can history teach us about Europe today – and what should Europe be like tomorrow? Here are some essays, interviews, and debates about current European opportunities and challenges.

Zeitgeister

Zeitgeister
THIS SIDE OF POPULISM

In this global conversation, we debate common narratives of populists in different countries: has the “elite” really lost contact with the “people”?  What does it really mean to take people’s fears seriously? Let’s discuss!

Outline of a head. Inside the head many colourful segments with English writing in them like Togetherness, Solidarity, Social Distancing. © Kitty Kahane

Reflections on a post-corona-time
Day-Afterthoughts

A virus is showing us how globally networked and yet how fragile our public life is. What does the pandemic mean to and for each of us and for society as a whole? Here are some responses from intellectuals and artists around the world.

Image: have you ever felt invisible © Goethe-Institut/Loredana La Rocca

Germany and Los Angeles
Worlds of Homelessness

Worlds of Homelessness proposes an interdisciplinary and global engagement with homelessness and its connections to inequality, gentrification, racism and migration. The project creates a platform for local and international artists, architects and scholars to come together to share ideas.

The design of the exhibition "Queer as German Folk" developed by the Berlin based agency chezweitz graphic: chezweitz

50 years Stonewall Riots
Queer as German Folk

The 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots gives occasion to celebrate, but also to continue the struggle for queer rights. The Goethe-Institut supports debate and remembrance with an international program.

Graffiti on house wall, woman as superhero with balloon "I can Vote", Brighton, England, United Kingdom Photo (detail): Moritz Wolf; © picture alliance/imageBROKER

Feminism Today

What are the vital issues that women and feminists in Germany today consider to be of burning importance, what are they concerned about? And what else is there still to do? This is a showcase of people who are involved in the field of culture and who are dealing with the hottest feminist issues and debates of the moment.

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