Sunday, October 24, 2010

Goethe-Institut Fall Highlights

Highlights of Goethe-Institut's fall program include:

November 10, 2010 - January 28, 2011
Documentary Photography: Wüstenrot Foundation Award Winners 2007/2008
Opening reception on Wednesday, November 10, 6 – 8 pm
with photographers Andrea Diefenbach, Aymeric Fouquez, Kirill Golovchenko and Margret Hoppe.
In conversation with Susan Sterner, Director of Photojournalism, Corcoran College of Art + Design

-The film series, “Made in West/East Germany,” 
Monday,  November 1, 2010 – Monday, January 10, 2011Goethe-Institut Washington, GoetheForum
German with English subtitles

*Focus on environmental issues featuring experts from Germany sharing their thoughts on issues of energy efficiency and generation.

(Re)Building a New Era of Energy Efficiency: A Transatlantic Policy Exchange
Luncheon and Panel Discussion, Wednesday, October 27, 12 - 2 pm
Monika Griefahn, Former member of the German Parliament and co-founder of Greenpeace Germany in 1980
Brooks Rainwater, Director of Local Relations, American Institute of Architects
Kurt Shickman, Director of Research, Energy Future Coalition
Moderated by Knut Panknin, Friedrich Ebert Foundation Washington
Policy experts from the German and U.S. policy arena discuss the obstacles and opportunities that exist in greening our existing building stock.
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In cooperation with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation.

Green Living Series - The Green Revolution

Panel Discussion, Tuesday, November 9, 6:30 pm
Panelists: Ralf Fücks, President, Heinrich Böll Foundation
Additional speaker to be determined
A transatlantic dialogue concerning the revolution in energy generation. Local generation of energy and regional integration of resources will be addressed.
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In cooperation with the Heinrich Böll Foundation.

Goethe-Institut Washington
812 Seventh Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001-3718, USA
phone: +1 (202) 289-1200
(202) 289-1200

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