Lecture

Lecture & Book signing: The Material Culture of German Texans

Date: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 2:00pm

Mark your calendars today and help us welcome Dr. Kenneth Hafertepe to Dallas. 

Dr. Kenneth Hafertepe is chair and professor of Museum Studies at Baylor University. He is author of six books, co-editor of and contributor to two others, and the author of many articles on historic Texas buildings. He will present his latest book, The Material Culture of German Texans, which explores how the material culture of German immigrants to Texas was influenced by their European roots, how it was adapted to everyday life in Texas and how it changed over time.

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Big D Reads: The Holocaust in Film and Novels (Dr. Thomas Adam, UTA)

Date: 
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 2:00pm

 

Dr. Thomas Adam of the University of Texas at Arlington will discuss the various depictions of the Holocaust, Hitler and Nazism in film and novels from the 1930s to the present.

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library | 4th floor | 1515 Young Street | Dallas, TX 75201

 

Learn more about Dr. Thomas Adam and his work HERE.

Please contact Melissa Dease at melissa.dease@dallascityhall.com with any questions.

 

 

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Texas German Society Book Talk in Arlington: Between Worlds. Never to return. (Historical novel about Germans emigrating to Texas in the 1840s)

Date: 
Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 2:30pm

 

The Texas German Society (TGS), Tarrant County Chapter, will host Barbara Ortwein, historical fiction writer.
Join TGS for a delightful afternoon and travel back in time to learn about our German Texan past.

Author Talk with Barbara Ortwein

All Saints Lutheran Church
4325 SW Green Oaks Blvd.
Arlington, TX

There is no charge and light refreshments will be served. Please feel free to bring a snack to share.

Please download the flyer below for more information.

 

 

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ACG/GAC/DGC: Hans Schlegel - ESA Astronat, Veteran of NASA Space Shuttle missions

Date: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 12:00pm

The Dallas Eric M. Warburg Chapter  of the American Council on Germany,
the German American Club of Dallas, and the Dallas Goethe Center

 

cordially invite you to a

 

Discussion and Luncheon with

 

Hans Schlegel

Astronaut

on

 

Working and Living in Space

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Lutheran Research Center: Luther & Bach: A Music Marriage Made in Heaven

Date: 
Sunday, October 11, 2015 - 7:00pm

Music Lecture & Reception

Zion Lutheran Church | 6121 E. Lovers Lane | Dallas, TX 75214

Free and open to the public

Please download the flyer below for more information and RSVP by October 4 and direct questions to Sandra Bauer at 972.241.3545 or sbauer@international-capital.com.

 

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History Lecture Series: Germans Raised by Native American Tribes (with JHG)

Date: 
Saturday, September 19, 2015 - 7:00pm

The audience will learn about a little known facet of the history of Germans in Texas. Their relationships to native Americans. Ben Huseman will place a special emphasis on German children raised by native American tribes. This event is a collaboration with the Johanniter Humanitarian Group Texas (website). Please RSVP to Chris Hanebeck HERE.

Christ Lutheran Church
3001 Lovers Lane
Dallas, TX 75225

Free | open to the public

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