„Germany, what goes?“ - An audio journey with Dana Newman

Map of Germany with illustration of headphones and portrait of Dana Newman

© Illustration: Goethe-Institut e.V./Pauline Wernig; Foto: Dana Newman

Join our host Dana Newman again on this audio journey through Germany and learn about great places, exciting people, special projects and cultural peculiarities in eight German cities. Every episode is in a mix of German and English. There is something for everyone – The podcasts are also a great opportunity to refresh your German! For each new episode there is also a script to read along and the possibility to exchange ideas with other alumni and alumnae about the podcast.

Have fun listening!

„GERMANY, WHAT GOES?“ - SEASON 1

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  • View of Hamburg
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    © Getty Images/travelview

    Episode 1: Ohnsorg-Theater Hamburg

    08.12.2020

    Here we go with our first episode of the Alumniportal-Podcast “Germany, what goes?”. Dana Newman is visiting the “Ohnsorg-Theater” in Hamburg – a theater that promotes performances in Low German or “Plattdeutsch”. What exactly is it about “Plattdeutsch”?

  • View of Munich
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    © Getty Images/Rocky89

    Episode 2: Alte Utting Munich

    11.12.2020

    In our second episode, Dana Newman visits the impressive Alte Utting in Munich. It's located in Munich's Schlachthofviertel district and is a unique location. Why? What is the Alte Utting made of?

  • Statue of Ludwig van Beethoven in Bonn
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    © Getty Images/no_limit_pictures

    Episode 3: Beethoven and cherry blossom Bonn

    15.12.2020

    This week, on 17 December, Ludwig van Beethoven would have turned 250. Among other things, he is the subject of our third podcast episode. Today, we are in Bonn, the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven. What kind of a personality did Beethoven have?

„GERMANY, WHAT GOES?“ - SEASON 2

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  • Map of Germany with illustration of a Kölsch glas and portrait of Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Goethe-Institut e.V./Pauline Wernig; Foto: Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Goethe-Institut e.V./Pauline Wernig; Foto: Dana Newman

    Episode 1: Köln, Kölsch, Köbes

    03.12.2021

    Here we go with the first episode of the second season of the Alumniportal podcast "Germany, what goes?". Dana Newman is in Cologne and more specifically at the Brauhaus Früh am Dom. To be perfectly prepared for your next visit to Cologne, listen in now.

  • Deutschlandkarte mit Illustration eines Lebkuchens und Porträt von Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Pauline Wernig, © Goethe-Institut / Foto: © Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Pauline Wernig, © Goethe-Institut / Foto: © Dana Newman

    Episode 2: Live, love, Lebkuchen

    10.12.2021

    In our second episode it gets Christmassy and delicious! We visit Nuremberg and learn more about the popular Christmas pastry "Lebkuchen".

  • Map of Germany with illustration of the Christkind and portrait of Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Goethe-Institut e.V./Pauline Wernig; Foto: Dana Newman
    © Illustration: Goethe-Institut e.V./Pauline Wernig; Foto: Dana Newman

    Episode 3: Nürnberger Christkind

    17.12.2021

    Christmas is just around the corner and we're talking to the Nuremberg "Christkind". Who is the Christikind? How does one become the Nuremberg Christkind? And what are the duties?