Courtesy of the artist
Recent contributions of all department members to the field of Germanic Studies.
Alex Sorenson. Talk: “The Eye of the Beholder: Ekphrasis and the Longing Subject in Rainer Maria Rilke’s ‘Pietà’ Poems.“ Sixth Biennial Congress of the European Network of Comparative Literary Studies. August 24-28, 2015. Dublin City University and National University of Galway, Ireland.
Mirjam Berg. Guest Lecture: "Vom Sehen-Sammeln und Sich-Selbst-Schreiben – Irmgard Keuns Das kunstseidene Mädchen (1932)." Proseminar: Deutsche Großstadt Romane der Moderne, taught by Luisa Banki, M.A.. Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Germany.
Amy Stebbins has been awarded a Bundeskanzler Stipendium from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation to develop new pedagogical strategies for teaching artistic practice with theatermakers at the Residenztheater in Munich.
Emily Dreyfus has been awarded the Wayne C. Booth Graduate Student Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Tamara Kamatović has been awarded a Fulbright-Mach award from the Austrian Fulbright Commission for the 2015-2016 academic year for dissertation research.