Advanced German Resources

afrodeutsche Literatur

…ein paar Titel zum Anfangen... (available in GICS library)

  • eds. Katharina Oguntoye et. al.: Farbe bekennen (Showing Our Colors)…eine Klassikerin
  • May Ayim: blues in schwarz weiss (Blues in Black and White)
  • May Ayim: nachtgesang
  • May Ayim: Grenzenlos und unverschämt
  • dir. Maria Binder: Hoffnung im Herz
  • Hans J. Massaquoi: Destined to Witness: Growing up Black in Nazi Germany
  • Ika Huegel- Marshall: Daheim unterwegs (Invisible Woman: Growing up Black in Germany)
  • When a black German woman discovered her grandfather was the Nazi villain of 'Schindler's List
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Extr@ german with german subtitles on YouTube (click the gear icon in the bottom right corner to show the subtitles…in German!)

Der Podcast der Duden-Sprachberatung vermittelt Ihnen Wissenswertes und Unterhaltsames zu verschiedenen Themen rund um die deutsche Sprache. Die Podcasterinnen Anette Auberle und Evelyn Knörr nehmen sprachliche Stolpersteine genauer unter die Lupe, erklären die Herkunft von Wörtern oder Wendungen und vieles andere mehr. Wir wünschen gute Unterhaltung!”

German TV

  • Deutsche Welle DW-TV
    Deutsche Welle is Germany’s international broadcaster. DW-TV is ideally suited to bilingual US-households, alternating between English and German language programs. You do not need German language skills to watch German television.
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Welt
    Launched in 2005, ProSiebenSat.1 Welt is the first commercial German-language TV channel available in the United States and in Canada. The channel is operated by Germany’s leading television corporation, ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, and shows programming highlights from Sat.1, ProSieben, kabel eins and N24.
  • German Kino Plus
    German Kino Plus is also a German language Television channel in the United States. German Kino PlusThese channels can be ordered through Dish Network
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German Radio

  • Dank: streaming live from Germany
  • DEUTSCHE WELLE: Deutsche Welle is Germany’s international public broadcaster.Comprehensive coverage on Germany, Europe, and international topics.
  • RADIO GOETHE: Radio Goethe promotes the music of modern German bands. It is aired by numerous college radio stations across the US and Canada. You can listen or download the latest show, read interviews and find links to German bands on the website. In English and German.
  • EXCELSIOR GERMAN RADIO SHOW: New radio show: 90 minutes of a mix of German songs and language. Anthony Schaller and Marie Hoffmann are the hosts. Tune in for the new refresh of modern, Schlager and classical music from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. every Sunday. Also on www.ustream.tv/channel/excelsiorradio
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Deutsche Bundesländer \ German States

INSTRUCTIONS: Type in the NUMBER of the correct Bundesland for each one shown on the map (1-16). Download this quiz.

Deutsche Bundesländer \ German States map
Bundesland Num
Baden-Württemberg

 
Bayern  
Berlin  
Brandenburg  
Bremen  
Hamburg  
Hessen  
Mecklenburg-Vorpommern  
Niedersachsen  
Nordrhein-Westfalen  
Rheinland-Pfalz  
Saarland  
Sachsen  
Sachsen-Anhalt  
Schleswig-Holstein  
Thüringen  
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