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Aesthetic Ecologies: Air and the Space of Art around 1900

The Department of German presents: A Lecture by Professor Margareta Ingrid Christian (University of...

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Auerbach’s Augustine: Existential Realism and the Low Style

The Department of German & the Department of Humanities presents: A Lecture by Professor Jane...

Department News

  • Prof. Inka Mülder-Bach (LMU Munich) to teach two Seminars in Spring Semester 2018 Inka-atdesk

    Professor Inka Mülder-Bach, one of the popular Permanent Visiting Professors on the German Department faculty, will be in residence in Princeton for the Spring semester 2018 during which she will teach a graduate seminar (GER 526) entitled “Small Narrative Forms: Anecdote, Case Story, and Novella” and an undergraduate class (GER 307) on “German Literature in […]

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  • Four Undergraduate Majors Awarded Munificent Mary Cunningham Humphreys Prize

    At the annual German Department Holiday Party on December 6th, the Departmental Representative Prof. Thomas Y. Levin awarded The Mary Cunningham Humphreys Junior German Prize to four members of the Class of 2019 for outstanding academic work in the German Department during their junior year. While the prize is normally bestowed upon the top two […]

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  • Topic Announced for the 2018 Summer School for Media Studies Topic Announced for the 2018 Summer School for Media Studies

    Scaling. What happens when we scale things up or down? Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie (Bauhaus-Universität Weimar) German Department (Princeton University) Princeton, New Jersey, June 16–24, 2018 The Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies -a collaboration between Bauhaus-Universität Weimar (Internationales Kolleg für Kulturtechnikforschung und Medienphilosophie, IKKM) and Princeton […]

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  • Jonathan Martin to receive AATG German Quarterly Graduate Student Paper Award Jonathan Martin to receive AATG German Quarterly Graduate Student Paper Award

    Sixth-year graduate student Jonathan Martin’s scholarship has been recognized with the AATG German Quarterly Graduate Student Paper Award for his article “Monopolizing Violence: Gewalt, Self-Control, and the Law in Heinrich von Veldeke’s Eneasroman.” This award is given annually to the best research paper by a graduate student on any topic related to German Studies, to […]

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Events

  • Spring 2018 Lecture Series Program now available

    Spring 2018 Lecture Series Program now available Please mark your calendars: the German Department program of lectures, workshops and symposia for the Spring semester 2018, organized by Profs. Thomas Y. Levin and Johannes Wankhammer, has just been announced. Featuring talks by visiting Old Dominion Fellow Prof. Jane Newman (UC Irvine), Prof. Ingrid Christian (Univ. of […]

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  • Aesthetic Ecologies: Air and the Space of Art around 1900 Dep-700300

    The Department of German presents: A Lecture by Professor Margareta Ingrid Christian (University of Chicago) Aesthetic Ecologies: Air and the Space of Art around 1900 Location: East Pyne 205 Time: 4:30pm – 6:00pm Date: February 20, 2018 This talk explores air as the material space surrounding an artwork – its “Milieu,” “Umgebung” and “Umwelt.” It […]

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  • Auerbach’s Augustine: Existential Realism and the Low Style Newman-Jane-700300bw

    The Department of German & the Department of Humanities presents: A Lecture by Professor Jane O. Newman on Auerbach’s Augustine: Existential Realism and the Low Style Location: East Pyne 205 Time: 4:30pm – 6:00pm Date: February 12th, 2018 This lecture situates Auerbach in the context of the Christian Existentialism of Marburg during his (pre-Istanbul) time […]

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  • Weimar Cinema: DAS TESTAMENT DES DR. MABUSE 010918-Mabuse-700300

    The German Department Presents: DAS TESTAMENT DES DR.MABUSE [THE TESTAMENT OF DR. MABUSE] FRITZ LANG, 1933; 121 MINS January 9th @ 7pm – 9pm Location: East Pyne 010 Event Open to the Public

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