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Upcoming Events

Leo Mark Horovitz, one of the first speakers in our Oral History Series, died this year. Click here to read more about him.

Markus Willy “Leo” Horovitz, a Berkeley resident of nearly six decades who is one of the only known people to repatriate to Germany as a senior citizen after fleeing from there as a child during the Holocaust, died in Frankfurt on January 13. He was 90 years old.


2016 Sommerparty Klönschnack (German Conversation Group)
Saturday, April 20, 2019 • 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
RSVP by April 13, 2019

Usually the third Saturday each month in Berkeley. For more information, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. See the archive for past discussion topics. Download a flier


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The Cakemaker | haOfeh miBerlin
2017 | Ofir Raul Graizer •  Saturday, May 25, 2019 •  7:30 p.m. • Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies • RSVP by May 20, 2019

Filmnacht (Movie Night)
Click here for the current showing.

Screenings of a German, or German-related, film. We are showing popular, as well as little-known film gems (in German with English subtitles), followed by a moderated discussion. Alternating months, usually the fourth Saturday, at 7:30 p.m. at the Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies.

For more information, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. Click here for directions.

From Krakow to Berkeley: Coming out of Hiding

Anna Rabkin: “Survival is sweet revenge”– A displaced child's search for identity and belonging
June 23, 2019 •  2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.•  Location: TBARSVP by June 16, 2019

Mündliche Geschichtsreihe / Oral History Series

We are inviting individuals from our community to share their life’s stories and dialogue with participants. Meetings are facilitated by Dr. Marion Gerlind. Order and pre-pay for tickets here. For more information and reservations, email Marion or call (510) 430-2673. To see previous speakers and topics, click here to see pictures of our speakers and click to see their summary.

RSVP required. Teilnahmebeitrag: $20, GICS Mitglieder: $10, wenn möglich, aber nicht obligatorisch. (Suggested contribution: $20, GICS Members: $10, no one turned away for lack of funds.)