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Events

Speech Unbound. Prose and the Problem of Form

Princeton University Department of German presents: Susanne Lüdemann, Professor of German and...

News

Prof. Claus Pias (Leuphana Universität, Lüneburg) will spend Spring Semester 2017 as Visiting Professor in Princeton

Prof. Claus Pias, one of the leading figures in the field of German Media Theory, will be a...

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Challenges of Media Anthropology- Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies 2017

Challenges of Media Anthropology Princeton-Weimar Summer School for Media Studies...

Department News

  • National Humanities Center Fellow Award 2017-2018

    The Department of Germanic Languages at Princeton University would like to congratulate Sara Poor as a fellow of the National Humanities Center Fellow Award for 2017-2018: Sara Poor Medieval Studies, Princeton University Telling Tales of Clever Women: Authorship and the Devotional Book in Late Medieval Germany NEH Fellowship; Josephus Daniels Fellowship of the Research Triangle […]

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  • Prof. Claus Pias (Leuphana Universität, Lüneburg) will spend Spring Semester 2017 as Visiting Professor in Princeton

    Prof. Claus Pias, one of the leading figures in the field of German Media Theory, will be a Visiting Professor in the German Department in the Spring Semester 2017 during which he will teach a graduate seminar (GER517/MOD517) on “Digital Cultures” After studies in Electrical Engineering at RWTH Aachen and in Art History, German Literature, […]

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  • Graduate Students from Brazil and England Join the Department as Visiting Student Research Collaborators

    Ana Gabriela Dickstein Roiffe from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) and Rafael Dernbach from the German Department at the Cambridge University (UK) have come to Princeton under the Visiting Student Research Collaborator (VSRC) program to work with Prof. Thomas Y. Levin during the 2016-17 academic year. Ms. Roiffe is a PhD […]

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  • Berlin: A Media Metropolis Together with longtime Berlin local and Princeton German Department graduate-student and co-guide Cornelius Reiber the class went to Treptower Park, where they saw the massive Soviet Monument and the abandoned Plänterwald amusement park.

    Prof. Joel Lande’s seminar Berlin: A Media Metropolis travels to the German capital over Fall Break The German Department’s 2016 Fall-semester seminar GER307 Berlin: A Media Metropolis undertook an in-depth exploration of one of the most vibrant cities in Europe. Using texts and images focused on Berlin as the basis for discussion, the seminar meetings […]

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Events

  • Graduate Student Symposium Graduate-Symposium-March-2017-2

    Princeton University German Department Graduate Student Symposium Friday, March 31, 2017 Rocky-Mathey Theatre 1:00-1:30 Coffee and refreshments 1:30-2:15 Ron Sadan, “Writing as Practice: Toward Reading Robert Walser” 2:15—3:30 Diba Shokri, “How to know thyself (properly). Cases of self-observation in Moritz’ Magazin zur Erfahrungsseelenkunde” 3:30-4:00 Coffee Break 4:00-4:45 Hannah Hunter-Parker, “Specimens, Scraps, and Cut-Ups: Johann Jakob […]

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  • Speech Unbound. Prose and the Problem of Form Arno-Schmidt-Zettels-Traum-card7x3

    Princeton University Department of German presents: Susanne Lüdemann, Professor of German and Comparative Literature, LMU (Munich) currently Carlotte M. Craig Distinguished Visiting Professor, Department of German, Rutgers University Time: Monday April 10, 4:30 pm Location: 205 East Pyne Building In modernity, and also in the historical narratives of modernity, ‘prose’ has never been a neutral […]

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  • Department of German: Open House Spring Open House Flyer Spring 2017

    department of german open house Come meet faculty, current majors, and graduate students Majors German Literature German Philosophy and Intellectual History Media and Aesthetics Germanic Linguistics Comparative Study of Two Literatures Joint Program in German Culture and Politics Certificate in German Language and Culture Princeton in Munich Summer Work Program Berlin Study Abroad Wednesday, March […]

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  • Claus Pias: Media Philology Claus Pias-png

    Princeton University Department of German Claus Pias Professor for History and Epistemology of Media, Leuphana University, (Lueneburg) Visiting Professor, Princeton University, German Department Media Philology Philology (and thus also media philology) is always a question of time. It is a question of the difference between the time of life and the time of reading, a […]

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