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Book Tip of the Week: “Tschick”

December 19, 2016 by  
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Read What Germany is Reading: “Tschick” By Julia Kupper Hyped as one of the best German books in the last ten years, Wolfgang Herrndorf’s “Tschick (Why We Took the Car)” is a young-adult novel about an unusual friendship between Maik Klingenberg, a 14-year-old middle-class boy from a broken home, and Andrej Tschichatschow (aka “Tschick”), a […]

Book Tip of the Week: “Berlin for Jews”

December 13, 2016 by  
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What is it like to travel to Berlin today, particularly as a Jew, and bring with you the baggage of history? And what happens when an American Jew, raised by a secular family, falls in love with Berlin not in spite of his being a Jew but because of it? The answer is Leonard Barkan’s […]

GA: Goethe-Zentrum Book Club – “Just Call Me Superhero” by Alina Bronsky

May 19, 2016 by  
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May 22, 2016 – 3 PM – 4.30 PM To celebrate the Goethe-Zentrum’s 40th anniversary, the book club meetings in 2016 will discuss authors who have been guests at the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta, and literature centered on Goethe and his contemporary’s. This meeting, we will be discussing “Just Call Me Superhero” by Alina Bronsky which is available […]

Anaheim: Maifest and Kinderfest at the Phoenix Club

April 27, 2016 by  
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Maifest and Kinderfest at the Phoenix Club in Anaheim May 1, 2016 – 1 PM Come out for a fun-filled day for the whole family and celebrate German culture. Activities include Arts and Crafts, plant potting and card-making for Mother’s Day, pony rides, bouncers, entertainment, petting zoo, dancing for Mom and Dad,used German book sale […]