Dr. Joseph Crews will give a talk on the origins and development of heraldry. See the flyer below for more information.
You are invited to attend a free lecture series commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War I. The first lecture is scheduled for this Wednesday, October 8th;
"Eastern Europe and German Occupation in the First World War" presented by Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius, Professor of History and Director of the Center for the Study of War and Society at the University of Tennessee.
The Dallas Eric M. Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany cordially invites you to a Discussion and Luncheon as part of the Henry A. Kissinger Transatlantic Speaker Series
Ambassador Thomas Matussek, Managing Director, Herrhausen Foundation will speak on Challenges for U.S.-German Cooperation in a Globalized World.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
11:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Locke Lord LLP
2200 Ross Avenue, Suite 2100
Dallas, TX 75201
This event is hosted in partnership with the Johanniter Humanitarian Group of Texas (JHG). It is intended to shed light on the most important event in German and European post-World War II history: the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Dr. James C. Kearney, UT Austin, will provide a talk on the Adelsverein, a Society for the Protection of German Immigrants in Texas that sponsored emigration to establish German settlements in Texas with the help of Sam Houston.
Read an article about the speaker and his work HERE.
Saturday, June 14 at 4 pm
St. Paul's Evangelical and Reformed Church
6464 East Lovers Lane, Dallas, TX 75214
DGC Lecture by Prof. Dr. Christoph Weber, University of North Texas. "With his 1997 lectures entitled 'Aerial Warfare and Literature' the German author and academic W. G. Sebald put the spotlight on the inability of German writers to give adequate expression to the trauma caused by the World War II aerial bombardments. He noted that during the immediate postwar years, an objective and unpretentious depiction of the total annihilation was virtually nonexistent in the West German literary market.
Please join us for a talk, discussion and luncheon with Wilhelm von Boddien, Managing Director, Förderverein Berliner Schloss e.V.
He will speak about "Marketing a 'Crazy Idea': The Reconstruction of the Berlin City Place as the Humboldt Forum".
Visit Germany's North with us. Schleswig-Holstein – A talk by Lothar Heller. A reception will follow the event.
Don’t miss this exciting event! Venue: More details to follow.
Please Register and RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/Dallas-Goethe-Center/.
Helga von Schweinitz, Advisory Board Member of the German-Texan Heritage Society, will give a talk on German Pioneer Homes in Central Texas.
The FREE event is being held at the Bath House Cultural Center (521 E Lawther Dr, Dallas, TX 75218). A reception will follow.
Hitler’s Jewish Soldiers – A lecture by Dr. Bryan Mark Rigg, author of several books about Jewish soldiers fighting under Hitler during WWII. A reception will follow.
The event takes place at Texas General Hospital (2709 Hospital Blvd., Grand Prairie, TX). Please RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/Dallas-Goethe-Center. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 972.207.4319.