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All Saints and Faithful Departed

November 1, 2010 GW Administrator 0

After the Halloween craziness has died down, let’s take some time to reflect on its origins. The word Halloween is first attested in the 16th century and represents a Scottish variant of the fuller All-Hallows-Even […]

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GW Magazine Autumn 2010

October 5, 2010 GW Administrator 0

Dear German World Online Reader, We hope you enjoy our e-news and website as well as connecting on facebook and twitter. In our fast paced digital world, nothing beats sitting down with a good book […]

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Subscription Special

September 27, 2010 GW Administrator 0

We currently offer a special education subscription for only $ 4.95 a year (instead of $19.95) to teachers, students, and for participants of the initiative “Stand Up for Learning German.” That’s correct; 4 issues sent […]

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German painter Sigmar Polke dies

June 11, 2010 GW Administrator 0

German Sigmar Polke, an artist of infinite, often ravishing pictorial jest, whose sarcastic and vibrant layering of found images and maverick, chaos-provoking painting processes left an indelible mark on the last four decades of contemporary […]