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Topic of the week: Young Art

Painting – Now!

Are they art stars of tomorrow? Four cities show how young artists are rethinking painting.

Literature quiz

Literatur aus Deutschland
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    Welcher Autor schrieb seinen bekanntesten Roman „Effi Briest“ erst mit 75 Jahren?
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      Goethehaus, Grosser Hirschgraben, Frankfurt am Main
      Wo wurde Johann Wolfgang Goethe geboren?
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        Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten
        In welcher Stadt wollen die Stadtmusikanten aus Grimms Märchen spielen?
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          Faust. Eine Tragödie
          In welchem Text von Goethe steckt der Teufel in einem Pudel?
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            Medaille: Literatur Nobelpreis
            Welcher dieser Schriftsteller hat nicht den Nobelpreis für Literatur erhalten?
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              Statuen: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe und Friedrich Schiller
              Wie heißt die literarische Gegenströmung zur Epoche der Aufklärung?





              Germany and the world

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              Overcoming the split

              A German project focuses on reconciliation between Israelis and Palestinians. The work is becoming more and more difficult.

              Topic of the week: Young Art

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              Germany: a vibrant art scene

              Sometimes surprising, other times provocative: The sheer diversity of the German art scene is reflected in the innumerable exhibitions and museums.

              Studying in Germany

              Information on universities, courses and scholarships, and the best tips for international applicants.

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              Travel in Germany

              Exciting cities and a variety of countryside as different as the North Sea coast and the Alps never cease to fascinate its many visitors.

              German language

              Facts about the German language, learning tips, free language courses and important links for people learning or teaching German.


              German business is squaring up to a fourth industrial revolution. The Federal Government is driving digital change.

              Working in Germany

              What do you need for successful entry to the German labour market? Career opportunities for international specialists.

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