Erich Kästner Museum Festival 2012

Every year, the Erich Kästner Museum in Dresden hosts a festival in honour of the German author, which takes place around his birthday on 23 February. The Erich Kästner Museum Festival is being celebrated this year from 17 to 24 February with the theme 'Gegensatz und Widerspruch' (contrast and contradiction). A multitude of events pay tribute to Erich Kästner and his legacy and life's work.