Tag: Germany

Merkel: Act IV – Germany and Europe After the September Elections

The Bertelsmann Foundation and the European Institute at Columbia University are organizing a panel discussion about the results of the September 24th general election in Germany and their impact both on German politics and on Germany’s foreign policy. Welcome Remarks: Irene...

/ October 12, 2017

A seismic shift in Germany

The recent German elections may have transformed the country’s politics.

/ September 27, 2017

After the German Federal Election: Analyzing the results and looking ahead

Deutsches Haus at NYU, the Center for European and Mediterranean Studies and the European Union Studies Center of the Graduate Center CUNY present “After the German Federal Election: Analyzing the Results and Looking Ahead”.  On the night after the election, this panel discussion will...

/ September 25, 2017

(Panel Discussion) Ghosts in the Machine: East German Culture in Unified Germany

Join us on the German pre-election evening for a fascinating panel with Petra Epperlein, director of the recent acclaimed film, Karl-Marx-City; Tim Mohr, author of Stirb nicht im Warteraum der Zukunft, a book on East German punk rock; and Cornelia Thomsen, a prominent East German...

/ September 18, 2017

Russian influence in Europe: an elephant in the room or a paper tiger?

In Europe as in America, Russian economic, political and military influence is a burning issue.

/ March 7, 2017

Festival Neue Literatur

Each year Festival Neue Literatur brings six of the most important emerging and established writers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland to New York City, where they join celebrated U.S. writers in a series of conversations and readings. 2017 marks the eighth installment...

/ March 2, 2017

Review: Toni Erdmann puts one over on the Eurocrats

An unflattering view of European integration, a screwball comedy about a goofy dad.

/ March 1, 2017

The Politics of Culture: Transatlantic Reflections

Deutsches Haus at NYU presents a talk by Dr. Andreas Görgen, Director-General for Culture and Communication at the Federal Foreign Office in Berlin,on “The Politics of Culture: Transatlantic Reflections,” followed by a conversation with Professor Ulrich Baer, NYU’s Vice Provost for Faculty, Arts, Humanities,...

/ February 2, 2017

Conference: Winckelmann, The Transalpine Fantasy of Modern Paganism

Winckelmann: The Transalpine Fantasy of Modern Paganism seeks to re-frame, reassess, and generally defamiliarize the antiquarian and historian who wrote the script of obsessive German philhellenism.

/ December 8, 2016

Fragments of Metropolis: Rhein & Ruhr

eutsches Haus at NYU and the University Alliance Ruhr New Yorkpresent “Fragments of Metropolis – Rhein & Ruhr,” a panel discussion among Barry Bergdoll, Niels Lehmann, and Christoph Rauhut.  The architecture of expressionism powerfully heralded in Central Europe the onset of the roaring twenties. On the occasion of...

/ November 21, 2016