Supposedly funny images on Facebook, a fake dating profile on Tinder, insults on Twitter: in this interview, Anna Wegscheider from advisory organisation Hate-Aid discusses gender-specific differences in digital violence and the slow-moving judiciary.

Feminismen Festival 2022

From 19 to 21 May 2022, the Goethe-Institut invites you to “Frequencies. Sharing Feminisms” at the Pfefferberg area and the Sophiensæle in Berlin. The interdisciplinary festival is devoted to diverse feminist movements around the world and aims to enrich the discourse in Germany. The programme includes discussions, workshops, performances, participatory formats, readings, music and films.


© Goethe-Institut The key visual of the festival " Frequencies. Sharing Feminisms". Diverse fonts and bright colors visualize the concept of frequencies.

In Focus: Feminism

From Womanism to Witch Feminism

The overarching goal of all feminist movements is to put an end to sexist oppression. Feminists of different stripes have very different ideas about how to achieve this goal. An overview.

Photo (detail): Jordi Boixareu © 2021 International women’s day graffiti

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