1968: A Time of Uproar in Europe and the US
“Race riots“ in Washington, DC, violent protests in Berlin, a national strike in Paris, and the brutal end of the Prague Spring – the year of 1968 was shaped by protest movements and an atmosphere of massive change. On the 50th anniversary of the protests, the Goethe-Institut highlights these historic events with a photo exhibition, offering a view into the movements in these four major cities. From June 4 to August 31.
Jazz in the Basement mit dem James Brandon Lewis Trio
The DC Public Library and the Goethe-Institut Washington present a continuation of their monthly concert series featuring local jazz musicians, Jazz in the Basement. For June, Jazz in the Basement welcomes the James Brandon Lewis Trio. The trio includes James Brandon Lewis (Tenor Saxophone), Luke Stewart (Bass), and Warren Trae Crudup III (Drums). On June 24, at 2:00 PM.
FIFA World Cup 2018
Beginning June 17, it’s time for the German national soccer team to defend its title as world champions: The 21st FIFA World Cup takes place in Russia this year. To bring the World Cup spirit to Washington, DC, the Goethe-Institut will be hosting live streams in cooperation with the Heinrich Böll Foundation for all of the German team’s matches. From June 17 to (hopefully) July 15.
German Courses Summer 2018!
Here you will find an overview of all German language courses currently scheduled. Register now for our five-week intensive courses beginning in mid-May and/or our three-week superintensive courses in July and August! Use promo-code !Summer2018! and save 10% on our July and August courses only (case-sensitive; code valid from 5/1-6/23/2018; only one discount at a time).