These are essays written by university academicx, independent scholars, and others on a variety of topics.

Audiences play the leading role at Ludwigshafen's Festival of German Film


ProAsyl calls the reform “an extensive system of imprisonment."


The drama, featuring “the most handsome lovers of the Berlinale,” explores the difficulty of existing outside of heteronormative and socially prescribed life plans in present-day Germany.


Why is this children's detective series so popular?


The Unword of the Year isn't just about making fun of new German words, it's about making a political statement.


What can be done to get North American university students to study German?