Welcome to Zeitgeist Northwest! Please join us as a member or renew your membership for 2015!

Welcome to Zeitgeist Northwest! Please join us as a member or renew your membership for 2015!

UPCOMING EVENTS : January 27, 7 pm: Stammtisch @ Stammtisch; February 19, 6:30 pm : Law talk Doppelte Staatsbuergerschaft/ Beibehaltung   ____________________________________________________________________________________ GERMAN RELATED EVENTS IN PDX AND BEYOND January 15 – April 14  Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust education present : … >>>

Oregon Jewish Museum exhibit : Anne Frank

Oregon Jewish Museum exhibit : Anne Frank

OREGON JEWISH MUSEUM AND CENTER FOR HOLOCAUST EDUCATION presents the exhibit: Anne Frank: A History for Today January 15, 2015- April 14, 2015 Opening Reception: Wednesday, January 14, 5:30-7:30 | Between 1942 and 1944, Anne Frank [born 1929]  hid with her family in … >>>

Portland German Film Festival - Monthly Film Series

Portland German Film Festival – Monthly Film Series

Zeitgeist Northwest is excited to introduce our PORTLAND GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL – Monthly Film Series. We will show a variety of films the second wednesday of the month at the Clinton Street Theater. Please check the Portland German Film Festival website for details  … >>>

ZGNW info chat: law series

ZGNW info chat: law series

LAST SESSION  February 19, 6:30pm – 7:45pm  Dual citizenship – Doppelte Staatsbürgerschaft  Petra Korn, Attorney at Law* Location:  Hillsdale Library meeting room  1525 SW Sunset Boulevard Portland, OR 97239  * Is not to be understood as legal advice – information only NEW : … >>>

German Immersion Summer Camp

German Immersion Summer Camp

 Camp Abenteuer July 19 – 24 , 2015  Our Camp Abenteuer theme for 2015 is: Die Germanen: The Germanic Tribes. We’ll immerse students in 1000-year-old ways (with modern plumbing). Mark your calendars: July 19-24. For more information on the  2015 camp check back the … >>>

Laternenumzug - Lantern parade

Laternenumzug – Lantern parade

  Thank you all for coming  see you again next year !

MAIFEST

MAIFEST

Unfortunately Maifest will not be continued in 2015 ! We’ll keep you posted on new cultural events .    

Neue Buchbesprechung : Herta Mueller

Neue Buchbesprechung : Herta Mueller

Herta Müller, Heute wäre ich mir lieber nicht begegnet. Roman. Muenchen: Verlag Hanser, 2009. 240 Seiten. Zuerst erschienen bei: Rowohlt Tb. April 1999. von Klaus Engelhardt Zwischen den zwei einleitenden Sätzen ,,Ich bin bestellt. Dienstag Punkt zehn” (S. 7) und dem Schluss ,,Ha, ha, … >>>

Next Zeitgeist NW Harvest & Heritage Tour in Spring  2015

Next Zeitgeist NW Harvest & Heritage Tour in Spring 2015

Thank you all for joining us on the first Zeitgeist Northwest Harvest & Heritage Tour Our tour started at the Old Aurora Colony Museum in Aurora where Museum Curator Patrick Harris took us on the “Emma Walk” through historic Aurora, sharing stories of … >>>

Previous Book Reviews

Previous Book Reviews

Schmitter Heisler, Barbara. From German Prisoner of War to American Citizen: A Social History with 35 Interviews. Jefferson/North Carolina: McFarland and Company, 2013. 203 Seiten. von Klaus Engelhardt Es ist wohl eher die Ausnahme, dass ein Auswanderungswilliger die Gelegenheit hat, das Ziel seiner Absicht zuerst in … >>>

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin

In the Footsteps of Bertolt Brecht in Berlin By Bill Siverly and Jutta Donath Scroll down for the German version This is the first of a series of short articles with pictures of our adventures while tracking down the locations of German literary … >>>