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10 Myths About Culture in Germany

January 16, 2018 0

If there is anything that German politicians tend to agree on during election season, it is their belief in the power of music and literature. It is a consensus that crosses party lines in the […]

CULTURE

How Sausage Flavors the German Language

January 5, 2018 0

By Giulia Pines with BBC It was all but inevitable that pork would become thoroughly baked into the German psyche, its savoury juices trickling down into everyday speech. When I awoke to grey skies and […]

Career & German Studies

CAREER

Kaffeeklatsch at the DANK Haus

January 5, 2018 0

Join the DANK Haus of Chicago for their weekly Kaffeeklatsch (“coffee chat”) and practice your German conversational skills. All levels are welcome! Kaffeeklatsch will be every Wednesday in the fourth floor library from 5:45 p.m. […]

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TRAVEL

TRAVEL

Goethe’s Fan Mail Exhibition in Weimar

January 19, 2018 0

A lock of hair, sourdough bread and Carnival memorabilia all sent by various admirers to Germany’s most revered literary figure, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), are about to go on show in a new exhibition […]

TRAVEL

Vienna 2018: Beauty and the Abyss

January 16, 2018 0

In 2018, Vienna will celebrate Modernism and four of the era’s chief protagonists, all of whom died in 1918. The painters Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, the architect Otto Wagner and the universal artist Koloman […]

TRAVEL

Culinary Germany

December 26, 2017 0

Anyone planning a gourmet tour of Germany can expect an almost infinite wealth of gastronomic delights, from traditional inns to one of the more than 290 Michelin-starred and gourmet restaurants. As well as sharing the […]

Recipes

CULINARY

Classic Tafelspitz Recipe

January 19, 2018 0

By Jennifer McGavin from The Spruce “Tafelspitz,” known as the National Dish of Austria, is made by boiling tri-tip (beef) in water with root vegetables and spices until tender. It is a favorite dish of […]

CULINARY

Grünkohl mit Pinkel Recipe

January 4, 2018 0

By Jennifer McGavin Cooked kale and sausage (Grünkohl mit Pinkel) is a delicious winter comfort food. Germans celebrate winter with a “Gruenkohlfahrt,” which is a brisk hike accompanied by schnapps and a warm kale dinner […]

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