Starting December 2 | Online | Language Courses
December Language Courses
Our December German language courses are online. We offer a variety of different formats to meet your individual needs. End 2021 with a celebration of your German-language progress: book by December 2 to secure your spot in one of our December term courses!
December 3, 6:00pm | Goethe-Institut | Talk & Reception
Exhibition as Image: Pattern Recognition in Contemporary Art
In the second event in the series Exhibition as Image, a group show at NYU gallery 80WSE, curator and writer Saim Demircan will be speaking with Mahan Moalemi, Curatorial Fellow at Harvard University on the topic of pattern recognition in contemporary art. This in-person talk at the Goethe-Institut New York will be followed by a reception.
December 2-17 | Online | Language Courses
Super Intensive Courses
Did you know we're offering Super Intensive Courses for beginners in December? These courses take place December 2-17 and cover a workload of 20 teaching units in 4 sessions per week. Have a look at our course finder for more information and book your course now!
Starting January | Goethe-Institut New York | Language Courses
In-Person Courses Starting in January
We're happy to inform you that starting January 2022, we will be offering in-person courses again! In addition to our online courses, they complement the variety of different formats that we offer to meet your individual needs. Browse through our course finder, find the one that suits you best, and book your spot now.
December 10, 4-8:00pm ET | Goethe-Institut New York | Holiday Party
German Winter Wonderland
Put on your best holiday outfit and join us for some waffles and mulled beverages at our German Winter Wonderland on December 10. There will be a Gingerbread House Competition, a DIY booth to make your own holiday decorations, and much more. You can also win amazing prices like a free language course. Our doors will be open from 4-8:00pm and no prior registration is necessary.
Ongoing | Goethe-Institut New York | Library Hours
Expanded Library Hours
The library is now open Monday through Friday from 10am-5pm! Please note that library staff will only be on hand Tuesday/Wednesday from 1-5pm, so be sure to bring your library card in order to use our self-service machine to borrow items. We are also requiring proof of vaccination for access to our facilities.
Thru January 31, 2022 | Online | Translator's Prize
2022 Helen & Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize
Publishers are encouraged to send in submissions for the next Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize. Established in 1996 and funded by the German government, the Prize is awarded each year to honor an outstanding literary translation from German into English published in the USA the previous year.