As part of Marx Now, the Goethe Gallery will become an interactive installation for direct encounters with Marx’s writings in the exhibition Marx in the Study. Over the course of the month, the gallery space will be transformed, built from the records of Marx Now events in DC and the contributions of Goethe-Institut visitors. Come to read, remix, and react to Marxist theories. From May 7 to 25.
Four short films about Marx from the GDR will be introduced by Vanessa Wills, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the George Washington University. On Thursday, May 17 at 6:30 PM.
In his epic film News from Ideological Antiquity, which is over 9 hours long, Alexander Kluge takes inspiration from Sergei Eisenstein, putting one of his dream projects into action – a cinematic translation of Karl Marx’s Capital. Drop by the Goethe-Institut anytime throughout the day. On Saturday, May 19 from 9 AM to 7 PM.
We are commemorating Karl Marx’s 200th birthday with the program Marx Now. Holding events across North America, the Goethe-Institut seeks to revisit Marxism in the light of contemporary discussions. Here in DC, we will be hosting a variety of interactive experiences, exciting films, and innovative performances. April 26 to May 25.
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