Deutsches Haus at New York University, located at 42 Washington Mews (at University Place), will host several special events in May. The events are free and open to the public and take place at Deutsches Haus, unless otherwise noted. For further information, call 212.998.8663 or visit

A schedule of events follows:

  • Fri., May 1, 12:30 - 2 p.m. PEN Garden Readings: As part of the PEN American World Voices Festival, writers Laila Lalami, Morten Ramsland, and Deutsches Haus Writer-in-Residence Peter Weber will read from their works. This lunchtime reading takes place under the trees in the beautiful courtyard of Deutsches Haus.
  • Fri, May 1, 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. Exhibition Opening: “Flower Power.” Photographs by Horst Josch (Dusseldorf, Germany). On view through May 29.
  • Tues., May 5, 7 p.m. Lecture: “Russia and Its Relations to the Transatlantic Partners: How to Press the Reset Button” by Karsten Voigt, DADD NYU Visiting Scholar, German Foreign Office.
  • Thurs., May 7, 6 p.m. Max Weber Lecture Series: “Power and Architecture Reloaded: The Construction of Capitals (II): Vienna” by Eve Blau, Harvard University. Note venue: NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies, Conference Room, 285 Mercer St., 7th fl.

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