Deutsches Haus at New York University, located at 42 Washington Mews (at University Place), hosts two special events in December. These events are free and open to the public. For further information call 212-998-8661 or log on to

On Friday, December 3, at 7 p.m., NYU ‘s Saskia Hintz will discuss “Umarmung der Meridiane: Aspekte deurtscher ‘Migrantenliteratur’” in German.

On Tuesday, December 7, at 7 p.m., NYU Deutsches Haus Writer-in-Residence Yoko Tawada reads from her work. Japanese-born Tawada has lived in Hamburg, Germany, since 1982. She is the author of several books including Where EuropeBegins, Opium for Ovid: A Pillow Book of 22 Women, and A Guest.

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