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Berlin in Film – Goodbye Lenin

Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: Goodbye Lenin Sept 27, 2018...

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Speaking With Arendt: TV and the Theatricality of Interviewing on “Zur Person”

Monday Oct 1 @ 4:30pm Stefanie Diekmann Institut für Medien, Theater und Populäre Kultur,...

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Domestic Violence: The Limits and Possibilities of a Concept

Introduction: Barbara N. Nagel (German, Princeton) Artist remarks: Ran Ortner Date: October 4th...

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Berlin in Film – Sonnen Allee

Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: October 18, 2018 @ 7:30...

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Gendered Objects: Literarische Ding- und Geschlechtercodierungen im 19. Jahrhundert

Monday Oct 22 @ 4:30pm Ulrike Vedder Institut für deutsche Literatur, Humboldt-Universität zu...

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Berlin in Film – Lola Rennt

Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: Lola Rennt Nov 14, 2018 @...

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“I can’t go on, I’ll go on.” The Problem of Narrative Continuity in Goethe’s Wilhelm Meisters Lehrjahre

Thursday Nov 15 @ 4:30pm Helmut Müller-Sievers Center for Humanities and the Arts; Dept. of...

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Berlin in Film – Glück

Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: Glück Dec 5th, 2018 @...

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Entropy and Constructed Worlds: Paul Kammerer’s “Law of the Series”

Thursday Dec 6 @ 4:30pm Kirk Wetters Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Yale...

Department News

  • Princeton in Munich concludes another exciting summer session in Munich, Germany Munich-207x3

    Princeton in Munich, the German Department’s study abroad program, concludes another exciting summer session in Munich, Germany. The program combines intensive language instruction at the Goethe Institut with seminars on literature and culture lead by professors from Princeton University’s German Department. Email pim@princeton.edu for information about the summer 2019 program.

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  • ‘60 Minutes’ features German major Mason Cox Capture-60min

    The CBS program “60 Minutes” featured Princeton President Christopher L. Eisgruber and several students, focusing on how Princeton and other colleges and universities are increasing college access and success for first-generation and low-income college students.

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  • GER314: Theatre Complicité / Simon McBurney’s “The Encounter” was a GREAT Success! headphones-on-tabl

    Session was on Wednesday May 9th 7-10pm in East Pyne 205 “The Encounter” is a play by international theatre company Complicite and its artistic director Simon McBurney, inspired by the novel Amazon Beaming by Petru Popescu. It was first performed at the Edinburgh International Festival on 8 August 2015, and received its London premiere at […]

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  • German Summer Work Program turns 60! theater700

    This summer, the German Summer Work Program (SWP) celebrates its 60th year connecting Princeton undergraduates with internships in German-speaking countries, now the oldest and largest international internship program of its kind at the University. Since its founding in 1958, SWP has stimulated interest among students in German language and culture and promoted transatlantic understanding. Beyond […]

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Events

  • Berlin in Film – Goodbye Lenin S1lenin700300

    Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: Goodbye Lenin Sept 27, 2018 @ 7:30pm – 9:30pm East Pyne 010 In 1990, to protect his fragile mother from a fatal shock after a long coma, a young man must keep her from learning that her beloved nation of East Germany as she knew it […]

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  • Speaking With Arendt: TV and the Theatricality of Interviewing on “Zur Person” sdiekmann1-700300

    Monday Oct 1 @ 4:30pm Stefanie Diekmann Institut für Medien, Theater und Populäre Kultur, Universität Hildesheim Speaking With Arendt: TV and the Theatricality of Interviewing on “Zur Person” On October 28th, 1964, Hannah Arendt appeared on Günter Gaus’ TV Show “Zur Person” to be interviewed about her work and publications, her experiences as a student […]

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  • Domestic Violence: The Limits and Possibilities of a Concept DV700-300

    Introduction: Barbara N. Nagel (German, Princeton) Artist remarks: Ran Ortner Date: October 4th – 5th, 2018 Place: Betts Auditorium Speakers/Moderators: Zeynep Direk (Philosophy, Koç University, Istanbul) Martin Harries (English, University of California, Irvine) Daniel Hoffman-Schwartz (Comp.Lit./German, Princeton) Desmond Jagmohan (Politics, Princeton) Regina Kunzel (Gender and Sexuality/ History, Princeton) Eunice Lee (Co-Legal Director, Hastings Center for […]

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  • Berlin in Film – Sonnen Allee S2-700300

    Department of German Film Series “Berlin in Film” presents: October 18, 2018 @ 7:30 – 9:30pm East Pyne 010 Michael is a teenager coming of age in 1970s East Berlin. He and his friends daily traverse Sonnenallee, a street bisected by the West Berlin border, an ever-present reminder of a free world just beyond the […]

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