Past Events

March 14, 2024
Chemnitz Annual Teacher Seminar
Landesamt für Schule und Bildung, Annaberger Straße 119, 09120 Chemnitz

Reading and Workshop for Teachers
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)
Info and Registration  via Schulportal Sachsen

in cooperation with: Deutsch-Amerikanisches Institut Sachsen (DAIS) and U.S. Consulate General Leipzig

A special thank-you to Geertje Huendorf, U.S. Consulate General Leipzig, organizer of this year’s teacher seminar. More than 70 teachers participated.
Full house!
February 19, 2024
Berlin – The American Women’s Club
18:00

Kaffeehaus Mila, Berlin-Charlottenburg
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds (in English)
Closed reading. Invitation only.

Book swap with host and stellar photographer My-Linh Kunst,
President, American Women’s Club of Berlin
January 30, 2024
Munich – Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität

FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)
A discussion with students of American Studies via Zoom (closed event).
Host: Dr. Andreas Etges

December 7, 2023
Oranienburg (Brandenburg) Louise-Henriette-Gymnasium
13:00

Reading from FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds (in English)

With teachers Gritt Gebauer & Jens Rösener at Louise-Henriette-Gymnasium Oranienburg
November 16, 2023
Wittenberg Teacher Academy / American Studies Seminar 2023
LEUCOREA Lutherstadt Wittenberg, Collegienstraße 62
06886 Wittenberg, Lutherstadt
20:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds (in English)
in cooperation with: Muhlenberg Center for American Studies, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

 

 

October 21, 2023
Fremdsprachentag Rostock
Universität Rostock, Campus Ulmenstraße, Haus 1
13:15

Reading and Workshop for Teachers (in English)
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds

September 29, 2023
Eltville-Martinsthal, Weingut Diefenhardt Gutsausschank
Hauptstr. 9 – 11 | D-65344 Eltville – Martinsthal
19:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds/Vom Leben in zwei Welten (in German)
together with Jerry Marwig (actor)

Registration here (also for pre-reading dinner starting at 17:00): 06123 972313
gutsausschank@diefenhardt.de

Reading at Weingut Diefenhardt – together with Jerry Marwig
Good Neighbors – Bookstore Lauer in Eltville am Rhein
September 24, 2023
Tübinger Bücherfest
13:00

Location: Garden of Evangelisches Stift (in case of rain: Chapel of Evangelisches Stift)

FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)
with Kelly Nyks (filmmaker/actor)
in cooperation with: German-American Institute Tübingen

September 21, 2023
Salzburg
19:00

Universität Salzburg
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)
Austrian-Bavarian Post-Graduate Workshop (closed reading)

September 14, 2023
Berlin-Hermsdorf, Buchhandlung am Fellbacher Platz
Heinsestraße 25, 13467 Berlin
19:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Vom Leben in zwei Welten
(in German)
Location: the book store garden (indoors in case of rain)
The event is supported by Weinladen Schmidt Berlin-Hermsdorf

Pl. register: 030 40009178 or via e-mail buchhandlung@fellbacherplatz.de

Buchhandlung Am Fellbacher Platz, Berlin-Hermsdorf

July 11, 2023
Berlin, English Theatre Berlin
20:00

English Theatre Berlin, International Performing Arts Center
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
with Daniel Brunet and Günther Grosser
(in English)

June 26, 2023
Berlin, Abendgymnasium Prenzlauer Berg
19:15

“HÖREN & LESEN – Literatur am Abendgymnasium Prenzlauer Berg”
FAMILY MATTERS – Vom Leben in zwei Welten/Of Life in Two Worlds
(German/English)

June 18, 2023
Eltville am Rhein – Über den Dächern von Eltville
17:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Vom Leben in zwei Welten
(in German)
with Jerry Marwig

Press Coverage:
Christa Kaddar in Rheingau Echo (July 6, 2023; online version June 22, 2023)

Rheingau Echo July 6, 2023 (1)
Rheingau Echo July 6, 2023 (1)
Rheingau Echo July 6, 2023 (2)
Rheingau Echo July 6, 2023 (2)
June 15, 2023
Stuttgart, Akademie für gesprochenes Wort
19:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Vom Leben in zwei Welten / Of Life in Two Worlds
(German/English)
with Jerry Marwig
in cooperation with: Deutsch-Amerikanisches Zentrum/ James-F.-Byrnes-Institut e.V. Stuttgart

June 14, 2023
Mainz, Obama Institute for Transnational American Studies
18:00

Johannes-Gutenberg Universität
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)
in cooperation with: Atlantische Akademie Rheinland-Pfalz e. V.

May 12, 2023
America Day: Chemnitz, Stadtbibliothek – TIETZ
14:00

FAMILY MATTERS – Vom Leben in zwei Welten
(in German)
with Jerry Marwig

May 5, 2023
Leuphana Universität Lüneburg
14:00

Libeskind Bau
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)

April 27, 2023
— April 28, 2023
Leipzig Book Fair – Leipzig Reads
in cooperation with: U.S. Consulate General Leipzig


Thursday, April 27

10:15: Rahn Education School
(closed event)
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)

Friday, April 28
09:30: Rudolf-Hildebrand-Gymnasium Markkleeberg
(closed event)
FAMILY MATTERS – Of Life in Two Worlds
(in English)