Goethe's Birthday Today marks the 250th anniversary of the birthday of Germany's most famous poet, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. We'll hear Goethe's poem, "The Wanderer's Night Song" recited in four languages: German, English, Arabic, and Portuguese. Daniels talks with Birgit Schweckendiek of Washington's Goethe Institute about the poets significance.
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Goethe's Birthday

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Goethe's Birthday

Goethe's Birthday

Goethe's Birthday

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Today marks the 250th anniversary of the birthday of Germany's most famous poet, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. We'll hear Goethe's poem, "The Wanderer's Night Song" recited in four languages: German, English, Arabic, and Portuguese. Daniels talks with Birgit Schweckendiek of Washington's Goethe Institute about the poets significance.