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The German Department is happy to announce a new book from Assistant Professor Barbara Nagel

“Ambiguous Aggression in German Realism and Beyond: Flirtation, Passive Aggression, Domestic...

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The President’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching awarded to Brigid Doherty

Congratulations to Brigid Doherty, Associate Professor of German and Art and Archaeology Brigid...

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Class Day Reception, June 3rd, 2019

East Pyne Upper Hyphen 1:30pm – 2:30pm June 3rd, 2019 Department Of German Class Day...

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Princeton Preview 2019

The East Pyne Languages Open House was held during Princeton Preview on Tuesday April 9th and...

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Welcome Juliane Rebentisch, our new Permanent Visiting Professor

The German Department is delighted to announce that the philosopher Juliane Rebentisch will join...

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New info about the Certificate in German Language and Culture

CERTIFICATE IN GERMAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE The Department of German offers students an opportunity...

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Welcome Ann Marie Rasmussen, 2019-20 Visiting Professor for Distinguished Teaching

The German Department is pleased to announce that Ann Marie Rasmussen, the Right Honourable John G....

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  • The German Department is happy to announce a new book from Assistant Professor Barbara Nagel bbook700300

    “Ambiguous Aggression in German Realism and Beyond: Flirtation, Passive Aggression, Domestic Violence” “Our main words defining emotional states suggest that we have clarity about them: expressions like “love,” “hatred,” “anxiety,” or “sorrow” seem clear enough. The reality, however, tends to be more complicated. We are often faced with gestures and utterances that are difficult to […]

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  • The President’s Awards for Distinguished Teaching awarded to Brigid Doherty ""

    Congratulations to Brigid Doherty, Associate Professor of German and Art and Archaeology Brigid Doherty’s colleagues in the departments of Art and Archaeology and German call her a rigorous scholar, natural teacher and model mentor. A member of the faculty since 2003, her research focuses on the interdisciplinary study of 20th-century art and literature, with special […]

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  • Princeton Preview 2019 ""

    The East Pyne Languages Open House was held during Princeton Preview on Tuesday April 9th and Monday April 15th. Department staff, faculty and students represented the French and Italian, Spanish and Portuguese, German, Slavic and Classics Departments. Accepted students and parents sampled international food delicacies while they learned about the exciting opportunities each department offers […]

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  • A Evening of Beethoven ""

    On Saturday April 13, The Princeton Chamber Music Society and Department of German presented an evening of Beethoven’s chamber music. Through both instrumental and vocal works, the program examined the musical problems Beethoven dealt with across his career, and the very different solutions he found. Janice Cheon ’20, violin , Leland Ko ’20, cello, German […]

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Events

  • Class Day Reception, June 3rd, 2019 ClassDay700300

    East Pyne Upper Hyphen 1:30pm – 2:30pm June 3rd, 2019 Department Of German Class Day Reception Upper Hyphen, East Pyne 1:30pm – Refreshments with German Faculty 1:45pm – Professor Brigid Doherty with Welcome Remarks 2:00pm – Professor Joel B. Lande presents Class of 2019 Majors and Certificate Holders 2:20pm – Professor Joel b. Lande presents […]

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  • Walter Benjamin’s Theory of Modernity – A Symposium ""

    Friday, May 10, 2019 10:00am – 6:30pm East Pyne 205 The Department of German Spring 2019 Lecture Series “Walter Benjamin’s Theory of Modernity – A Symposium”

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  • “The Form of the Sonnet: Petrarch, Schlegel, Pastior” -Professor Jörg Kreienbrock Northwestern University Poster of Spring Lecture Series - The form of the sonnet

    Date: April 22nd, 2019 Time: 4:30PM – 6:00PM Location: 205 East Pyne Hall In 1973 the German-Romanian poet Oskar Pastior published his so-called Petrarca-Projekt – a collection of thirty-three highly idiosyncratic translations of sonnets from Petrarch’s Il Canzoniere. Pastior’s adaptation of the Petrarchan sonnet as a paradigm for lyric poetry is inscribed in a particular […]

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  • Anger: A Concept of the Moment ""

    Saturday, April 20, 2019 10:00am thru 6:00pm East Pyne 205 Schedule Morning Session 10:00-10:30: Joel Lande and Joseph Vogl: Introduction 10:30-11:30: Peter Makhlouf: Homeric Violence. Two Economies. 11:30-12:30: Felix Knode: Zorn und Institution: Eugénies Amoklauf im Boudoir (Marquis de Sade) 12:30-1:30: Austen Hinkley: Rage in Expressionism: Hasenclever’s “Der Sohn” Afternoon Session 3:00-4:00: Marten Weise: “Mein […]

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