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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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A Evening of Beethoven

On Saturday April 13, The Princeton Chamber Music Society and Department of German presented an...

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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 Literature

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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  • 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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  • Welcome Juliane Rebentisch, our new Permanent Visiting Professor ""

    The German Department is delighted to announce that the philosopher Juliane Rebentisch will join our faculty as a Permanent Visiting Professor starting in the Fall of 2019. A specialist in aesthetics, critical theory, ethics, political philosophy and contemporary art, Prof. Rebentisch is author of three books, Aesthetics of Installation Art (Suhrkamp/Sternberg, 2003), The Art of […]

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    CERTIFICATE IN GERMAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE The Department of German offers students an opportunity to do sustained work in German language, literature, philosophy, art, and media while majoring in another department, leading to a Certificate in German Language and Culture. Certificate students can choose from the broad range of course offerings taught in both English […]

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Events

  • “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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  • “Images and Objects in Modern Europe,” a works-in-progress series Images-and-Objects-Fall-2018-Spring-2019-1

    Thursday, April 18, 2019 Time: 12:00pm – 1:15 pm (light lunch served) Location: The Index of Medieval Art, A6 At the workshop, Professor Brooke Belisle will present her current book project, “The Bigger Picture,” on ways in which strategies of connection in contemporary media aesthetics resonate with the expansive ambitions of nineteenth-century formats such as […]

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  • An Evening of Beethoven ""

    Date: April 13th, 2019 Time: 7:00pm – 8:30pm Location: Chancellor Green Rotunda An evening of Beethoven’s chamber music. With introductions by Sean Toland. Through both instrumental and vocal works, the program will examine the musical problems Beethoven dealt with across his career, and the very different solutions he found. Sponsored by The Princeton University Department […]

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