Foto: Theater an der Ruhr

Silk Road Theatre Festival in the Ruhr

"A Book for a Book instead an Eye for an Eye"

From Peshawar to London Town

Raising the Profile of German Literature

Maren Strack

Overcoming Gravity

Logo: 'Tunis - Cologne'


A Cross-Cultural Mosaic

The interior court yard of the European Translators' Centre in Straalen (photo: EÜK)

Straelen, the Mecca of Literary Translators

Goethe-Institut in Kabul, Afghanistan

New Beginning: Goethe-Institut Kabul Reopened

Smoke and Reality

Women in Afghanistan, Photo: AP

Setting up Afghanistan's First Girl Group - the Burka Band

Young Cineasts House, Tehran

“Experiments wanted” – Iranian Film Center Opens up New Perspectives for Young Directors

In Between Nomad Tents and Cashbahs

In 802, a Jewish merchant brought back a white Indian elephant from Baghdad to the court of Charlemagne in Aachen.

Baghdad, Jerusalem, Aachen - On the Trail of the White Elephant

Teheran's Literary Garden

Orhan Pamuk Is Awarded the 2003 International IMPAC Award

Persistence for the Sake of Dialogue

Beydoun and Kleeberg, Foto: L. Bender


Two Cultures and Everyday Life

In the Province of Germany: Exile and New Direction