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Welcome to the German Semester 2020
After the semester is before the semester!
All the events at a glance
Jacques the surfing Gnome
Today we present you a latecomer in the gnome commmunity! It is Jacques, another german gnome, but not much to do with gardens...
Heinz visits Lago Maggiore’s most secret place!
We already know that Heinz is curious and adventurous. Back home after his trips around Germany for the German Semester Ispra 2020, he was up for new adventures: he wished to see Lago Maggiore’s most secret place.
Riddle pic #11
What is the name of the hidden attraction or landmark?
DID YOU KNOW...
Think about a worst-case scenario in your office!
Did you know...
Der Rothirsch und der Winter
Der Rothirsch kommt in fast allen deutschen Nationalparks vor, von Süd bis Nord.
German Silvester Traditions
In Germany, the turn of the year is associated with many customs and traditions which have been passed on for centuries. Many of them even go back to Germanic roots.
The Christmas Tree
The tradition of the Christmas tree at the heart of our Christmas celebration started in Germany in the 16th century and has since conquered the world.
How to make a Gingerbread-house
Building a gingerbread house around Christmas time is an old and loved German tradition.
ART & CULTURE
Anselm Kiefer - creativity and cosmos
An art lecture by art historian Serena Spinelli, Art & the City.
Das German Semester 2020 präsentiert Kabarettistin Lizzy Aumeier! In Zusammenarbeit mit der Kulturbühne Hinterhalt.
This great novel by Juli Zeh is set in the village of Unterleuten in Brandenburg, one of the former East German Bundesländer.
Heinz at the Niederrhein
The Romans were here
The German Cultural Semester organised an online wine tasting with the presentation of “The German Wine-growing Culture”.
The historical & last navigation sign at the end of river ELBE
Berlin’s up-and-coming Pop-Rock Band Sector 5 is a spinoff from the British and Irish Modern Music Institute (BIMM) - Europe’s largest, most connected music institute with eight colleges in the UK and Europe.
Alle Jahre wieder…
In Concert: Cristin Claas Trio
The Cristin Claas Trio has been on stage for about 16 years now and released their 8th album last year. Their unique style of performing their own songs makes them so special: pop jazz elements interact with song poems.
24th door of the Advent calendar
23rd door of the Advent calendar
22nd door of the Advent calendar
Das Boot (The Boat)
We close the German Semester cinema journey with the classic “Das Boot” - a drama about the claustrophobic world of a WWII German U-boat; boredom, filth and sheer terror.
Adidas v. Puma
Historic drama about the fallout between the Dassler brothers, which created two of the world's biggest sporting brands – and has split a German town for 60 years.
Der Himmel über Berlin
Romantic fantasy film about invisible, immortal angels who populate Berlin and listen to the thoughts of its human inhabitants, comforting the distressed.
Deutsches Semester 2020