Allgemein | Deutschland Blog - Part 2


13. Mai 2013

German Traditions: The „Posiealbum“

What is a „posiealbum“? Guest blogger Jalees will explain. Photo copyright dpa / picture alliance Today we’ll be hearing from Guest Blogger Jalees Rehman auf Deutsch about …

8. April 2013

Win a Book: Was ist passiert?

Want to practice your German reading comprehension? Or do you just like to solve five-minute mysteries? Either way, we’ve got the book for you. Was ist …

5. April 2013

German Philosophers: Peter Sloterdijk

Peter Sloterdijk. Photo copyright Andreas Gebert/dpa Nietzschean, Heideggerian, fascist, anarchist, libertarian, brilliant genius, blabbering nutjob – these and many other labels have probably been used to describe …

29. März 2013

Foto Freitag: Mainz

With Karnival behind us for another year, Mainz has settled back into its normal routine of quiet beauty. The Fastnacht Fountain. Photo (cc) flickr user Leuchtrahmens   …

22. März 2013

Foto Freitag: Augsburg

The Augsburg train station. Photo (cc) flickr user devkoDE

15. März 2013

Foto Freitag: Berlin Book Burning Monument

This week marks the beginning of the 2013 Leipzig book fair.  In celebration, a photo of the book burning memorial in Berlin. An empty library reminds passersby …

8. März 2013

Foto Freitag: Frankfurt am Main

Spring is starting to show its shy head in Frankfurt am Main.  Today’s photo is from MyZeil in Frankfurt’s shopping district.

22. Februar 2013

Foto Freitag: A Berlin Street Musician

What does your Berlin look like? Photo (cc) flickr user Zanthia

21. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 10: A Goodbye Hug

The theater before the showing of Grandmaster. Photo (cc) flickr user flierfy On the last day of the Berlinale, Johannes Lehnen attends the awards ceremony and says …

20. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 9: Final Decisions

Photo (cc) flickr user SORAT-Hotels On the 9th day of the Berlinale, Johannes Lehnen talks about selecting the winner of the „Perspektive Deutsches Kino“ award. And the …

20. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 8: The Honorable Bear

Photo (cc) flickr user Carlos_Y At the Berlinale, Johannes Lehnen watches Claude Lanzmann receive a golden bear. If one studies the depiction of the Holocaust in film, …

19. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 7: I Made Schlöndorff’s Day

Photo (cc) flickr user Serenae On day seven of the Berlinale, jury member Johannes Lehnen visits a discussion about the future and significance of film. Tradition and …

19. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 6: Premiere without Panahi

Jafar Panahi was not allowed to leave Iran for the premiere of his film „Parde.“ On day six of Johannes Lehnen’s Berlinale blog, he attends the premiere …

18. Februar 2013

Berlinale Day 5: The Back Door

A Berlinale jury badge opens many doors at the film festival. Photo (cc) SpoiltCat During his fifth day of the Berlinale, Johannes Lehnen wonders at the ticket-buying …