Below you can find a list of our previous Konversationsabend topics.

Date Topic
January 24, 2006 Charity in the Age before Welfare
February 24, 2006 Wenn Menschen zu Waren warden- Eine Einführung in die Bioethik
March 24, 2006 Zugang zum Himmel: Kirschenportale und- fenster
April 24, 2006 Action Reconciliation- Service for Peace
May 24, 2006 Die spanische Fliege
June 24, 2006 Wandertag
March 2, 2011 Sprache und Freundschaft
March 30, 2011 Deutschland schafft sich ab
April 27, 2011 Das Ende von Humboldt? Die deutsche Universitätsreform
May 25, 2011 Die Zukunft der German Society. Brauchen wir sie noch?
June 11, 2011 Wandertag mit Picknick
June 29, 2011 Goethes Faust als Lebenshilfe. Ausgewählte Aspekte im Umfeld der heutigen Zeit
October 26, 2011 Magnestismus und Elektrizität
November 30, 2011 Hommage Kleist
December 14, 2011 Adventsfeier
January 25, 2012 Organisatorisches Treffen
February 29, 2012 Auswanderergeschichten
March 28, 2012 Schnitzler 2000
April 25, 2012 Die Philadelphia Story- die ersten 470 Millionen Jahre
May 30, 2012 Eine Heine- Brunnen in New York
June 02, 2012 Wandertag
September 26, 2012 Harry Pfunds ausserordentliche Rolle in der Geschichte der German Society
October 31, 2012 Heinrich M. Muehlenbergs Revolutionsbericht
November 28, 2012 Friederich der Grosse und George Washington
December 12, 2012 Adventsfeier
January 30, 2013 Planung für 2013
February 27, 2013 Neoliberalismus
March 27, 2013 Deutsche Balladen
April 24, 2013 Das Wistar-Institut
May 29, 2013 Panorama-Museum in Bad Frankenhausen
June 15, 2013 Wandertag
September 25, 2013 Bundestagswahl in Deutschland
October 30, 2013 Hommage an Richard Wagner
November 27, 2013 Offenliches Debate
December 11, 2013 Weihnachtsfeier
January 29, 2014 Organizational Meeting
February 12, 2014 A Conversation about Dialects
March 12, 2014 An Evening with Parzival
April 9, 2014 China 300 Million Years Ago: A Vegetational Pompeii in Inner Mongolia
May 14, 2014 Dissent in Exile, The Controversy between Thomas Mann and Bertolt Brecht
June 14, 2014 Wandertag
September 10, 2014 Moos auf der hohen Kante. Der deutsche Finanzwortschatz und seine Geschichte
October 8, 2014 The Literary Avant-garde, the German Youth Movement and Pre-World War I Politics
November 12, 2014 Social Games
December 10, 2014 Christmas Party
February 11, 2015 WWI (Christopher Clark’s Sleepwalkers)
March 11, 2015 German Dialects
April 8, 2015 China- 300 Million years ago and Today
May 13, 2015 Theater- Scene in Berlin, Fall 2014
June 6, 2015 Wandertag
September 9, 2015 Actualities
October 14, 2015 Hans Kueng, Die Frau im Christentum
November 11, 2015 Social Games
December 9, 2015 An Evening with Poetry
September 14, 2016 Actualities
October 12, 2016 Favorite Quotations- Geflügelte Worte
November 9, 2016 Migranten sprechen
December 14, 2016 Music and Poems
February 8, 2017 Feuerzangenbowle
March 8, 2017 Schumann, Brahms, Clara Wieck- A Fateful Encounter
April 19, 2017 A Guided Tour through the Maze of German Grammar with Karl Moehlmann
May 10, 2017 Talent Show
June 10, 2017 Wandertag
September 13, 2017 Actualities
October 11, 2017 “A Restless Age: The other ‘Revolutions’ around 1500” with Helga Halbfass
November 8, 2017 KA Extra: “In the Footsteps of Luther” with Dr. Daniel Doyle
December 13, 2017 Christmas Celebration
January 30, 2018 KA Extra: Martin Kaiser on Right-wing Populism and the Crisis of Democracy in Germany
February 13, 2018 Feuerzangenbowle
March 14, 2018 Historiography
April 11, 2018 The Humboldt Forum- Reconstruction of the old imperial palace in Berlin
April 23, 2018 KA Extra: William Penn’s “Fruits of Solitude”- What the Founder of Philadelphia still has to tell us today- with Prof. Juergen Overhoff
May 9, 2018 An Evening of Poetry and Music
June 9, 2018 Wandertag
September 19, 2018 Actualities- Germany in Statistics with Karl Moehlmann
October 10, 2018 The Thirty Years’ War (1618-1648) – a War to be remembered
November 14, 2018 Karl Marx Resurrected?
December 12, 2018 Christmas Celebration
January 26, 2019 KA Extra: Schindler’s List- Film and Discussion
February 7, 2019 KA Extra with Thomas Kleine-Brockhoff: German American Relationships in the Trump Era
February 13, 2019 Punch and Punch Stories
February 28, 2019 KA Extra: The Future of Work with Metin Hakverdi
March 13, 2019 Feldmarschall Graf Josef von Radetzky with Hans Mueller
March 19, 2019 KA Extra: Right-Wing Populism and the Crisis of Democracy in Germany with Prof. Martin Kaiser
April 10, 2019 German Society Update with President Tony Michels
May 6, 2019 KA Extra with Markus Meckel
June 12, 2019 KA Extra: Intercultural Differences in the Business World
September 18, 2019 Actualities
October 9, 2019 The “Other” Humboldts
November 13, 2019 30 Jahre Mauerfall- Joachim Gaucks Suche nach der Einheit. Ein Filmabend mit Karl  Moehlmann
December 11, 2019 Christmas Party
February 12, 2020 Glühwein Dreams
February 18, 2020 KA Extra: Germany’s role in world politics, right-wing populism and radicalism, inequality between East and West and the wall in the minds of people
March 11, 2020 The Bauhaus- 100 Years
April 8, 2020 The World in Crisis
May 13, 2020 The Healing Power of Music
September 9, 2020 Actualities