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Share Your Story: Historical Edition #3

This week’s story comes to us from the German Heritage in Letters project. The German Heritage in Letters project digitizes hand-written correspondence between German immigrants in the U.S. and their family back home. The project helps preserve preserve and tell an authentic story of immigration from Germany. The letters are primarily from 1840s – 1880s, where at the peak, more than 3 million letters were sent each year.

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Top Clubs FC Bayern Munich and BVB Dortmund Embark on Summer Tours in the US

The Bundesliga season may be over in Germany, but the action is just getting started for soccer fans in the US! FC Bayern Munich and BVB Dortmund, two top-tier German teams, will both be touring the country to take on top clubs in other European Leagues and MLS in exhibition matches.

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Anne Imhof’s “Sex” Makes its American Debut at the Art Institute of Chicago

Anne Imhof brought her most recent work, „Sex,“ to the Art Institute of Chicago.  The German visual and performance artist is best known for receiving the prestigious Golden Lion at the 2017 Venice Biennale for her powerful installation, „Faust.“ „Sex“ opened with three days of live performances and continues as an installation that included sculpture, painting, and sound.

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Germany and US U-19 Women’s National Teams Play International Friendlies in Fairfax, VA

While the US and German Women’s National Teams are both off to great starts at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, the national U-19 clubs will face off in two international friendly matches in Fairfax, Virginia at George Mason University on June 14 and 16.

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Eliza Douglas zu sehen in Anne Imhofs „Sex“ am Art Institute of Chicago

Die gefeierte deutsche Künstlerin Anne Imhof brachte die neueste Manifestation ihrer Performance-Ausstellung, ,,Sex,“ für drei Auftritte an das Art Institute of Chicago. Eliza Douglas, zu sehen auf unserem Foto der Woche, war eine der Performerinnen, die das provokante Stück zum Leben erweckte.