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Dorothea von Mücke — Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Princeton University Department of German presents Dorothea von Mücke Professor of Germanic...

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What Was World Literature? Early Modern Theories of Translation and the German Language

A lecture by Bethany Wiggin on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 – Lecture at 4:30pm in 205 East Pyne...

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Eric Santner: “The Weight of All Flesh: On the Subject-Matter of Political Economy”

The Spring 2015 German Department lecture series commences with a talk by Eric Santner, the Philip...

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  • German major Cody O’Neil awarded ReachOut Fellowship German major Cody O'Neil awarded ReachOut Fellowship

    Cody O’Neil, along with Princeton University senior Bina Peltz, have been awarded 2015 fellowships from ReachOut 56-81-06, an alumni-funded effort that supports yearlong public service projects after graduation. Each student will receive a stipend of $30,000. O’Neil, whose home is in British Columbia, is a German major who is focusing on philosophy and intellectual history. […]

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  • Prof. Inka Mülder-Bach (LMU-Munich) returns to Princeton for Spring Semester 2015 Inka

    Professor Inka Mülder-Bach, one of three Permanent Visiting Professors on the German Department faculty, will be in residence in Princeton for the Spring semester 2015 during which she will teach a graduate seminar (GER 515/COM512) entitled “Studies in 19th-Century Literature and Culture: The Art of the Plot” and an undergraduate class (GER 306) on “Labyrinths […]

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  • Devin Fore awarded the MLA’s Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Prize for Studies in Germanic Languages and Literatures realismaftermod

    Professor Fore received the prize, which is awarded biennially for outstanding scholarly work in the field of Germanic Studies, for his book Realism after Modernism: The Rehumanization of Art and Literature, published in 2012 with MIT Press. The committee wrote, “Devin Fore’s Realism after Modernism is an innovative study of German artists and writers of […]

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  • Updated Editions of Departmental Publications Now Available Updated Guides

    Newly updated editions of the Undergraduate and Graduate Handbooks as well as the Guide to Independent Work can now be downloaded from the departmental website.

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  • Dorothea von Mücke — Tuesday, April 7, 2015 Dorothea-von-Muckenoblr

    Princeton University Department of German presents Dorothea von Mücke Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Columbia University Aesthetic Experience and Pietistic Spirituality between True Christianity and the Beautiful Soul Tuesday, April 7, 2015 205 E. Pyne / 4:30 pm This event is free and open to the public. Download the Dorothea von Mücke PDF Here

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  • Graduate Symposium March 27th Graduate Symposium March 27 2015

    DEPARTMENT of GERMAN Princeton University GRADUATE SYMPOSIUM 27 March 2015 2:30p – 5:30p ROCKY-MATHEY THEATER MATTHEW BIRKHOLD The Book Market, the Good Reader, and the Rise of “Fan Fiction” in 18th-Century Germany ALICE CHRISTENSEN “Hovering between all terminology”: Names and Measures in Goethe’s Cloud Studies SEAN TOLAND “Eine Hoffnungslose Beziehung”: (Un)Musical Notation in Ingeborg Bachmann’s […]

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  • Dept of German Open House — April 2nd Spring Open House Flyer Spring 2015

    Department of German Open House Where: East Pyne Room 207 When: 4:30pm, April 2, 2015 Come meet faculty, current majors and graduate students. Majors: German Literature, German Philosophy & 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 […]

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  • What Was World Literature? Early Modern Theories of Translation and the German Language world

    A lecture by Bethany Wiggin on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 – Lecture at 4:30pm in 205 East Pyne “What Was World Literature? Early Modern Theories of Translation and the German Language” This lecture invites exploration of what we mean when we ask “What Is World Literature?” Returning to the suggestive definition offered by David Damrosch […]

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