Culture

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Recalculating the route

Kultursymposium Weimar

The Goethe-Institut is organising the second international cultural symposium in Weimar from the 19th to the 21st of June 2019 under the title "Recalculating the Route". More than 300 participants from all over the world will come to Weimar to discuss the great upheavals of our time.

German expressions related to work

On the occasion of the Labour Day on May 1st, we would like to introduce you to some expressions related to work. Do you know when to talk about a “Feierabend”? Or from making blue (“blau machen”)? Have fun guessing – in our category “Do you understand German” (in German only).

Germany and the United States are wunderbar together.

From October 2018 until late 2019, Germany celebrates its close friendship to the U.S. through the Year of German-American Friendship or Deutschlandjahr. The theme of “Wunderbar Together” highlights the strong relationship between the two counties, which is rooted in deep historical ties and shared culture.