Events at the English Department

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  • Recent

    Book Studies Film Night: Digital Amnesia
    July 27, 2017, at 4pm
    Room: AE11, Aegidiistr. 5

    Colloquium: Graduate School for Empirical and Applied Linguistics
    July 20, 2017, 9am-11:40am
    Room: Festsaal, Schlossplatz 5

    Summer Party of the English Department
    June 29, 2017, at 6pm
    Venue: courtyard Petrikirche

    Guest Lecture "Thinking Things and Sharing Visions: Creative Writing and the Pursuit of Social Change"
    Sharon Dodua Otoo, writer & activist (Berlin)
    June 27, 2017, at 10am
    Room: Audimax

    Guest Lecture: Katherine Mansfield as Modernist
    Dr. Gerri Kimber, Northampton
    June 20, 2017, at 4pm
    Room: Audimax

    Study India Day 2017: Indian Epics in Modern Literature, Film and Dance
    Prof. Dr. Nilufer Bharucha (Mumbai University)
    Prof. Dr. Sridhar Rajeswaran (CASII)
    Prof. Dr. Kulkanti Barboza (FH Münster)
    May 23, 2017, 10am-1pm
    Room: Festsaal, Schlossplatz 5

    The Development of the Irish Novel with a Focus on the Autobiographical
    Guest Lecture by Eamonn Hughes, Queen's University Belfast
    May 9, 2017, at 6 pm
    Room: Festsaal, Schlossplatz 5

    International Conference "Citizenship and Literature: Past Concerns, Present Issues, Future Trajectories"
    February 20-21, 2017
    Room: ES 131
    further information and registration

  • Archive

    SAC Christmas Party
    December 14, 2016, at 4pm
    Room: Self Access Center

    Reading: Professor, Playwright, Poet Laureate: George Elliot Clarke Reads at the English Department
    December 14, 2016, at 10am
    Room: ES 131

    The Fantastic Now: Tendenzen der Fantastikforschung im 21. Jahrhundert
    September 22-24, 2016

    Longing for Recognition: Global Citizens and the Urban Community in Dionne Brand's What We All Long For (2005)
    Guest Lecture by PD Dr. Katrin Berndt, University of Bremen
    July 6, 2016, at 10am
    Room: ES 333

    An American House
    Film Screening and Discussion on Immigration
    July 5, 2016, at 6pm
    Room: ES 131

    First as Tragedy then as Farce: Donald Trump and the US Presidential Election
    Guest Lecture by Andrew Rowcroft, Lincoln University, UK
    June 14, 2016, at 6pm
    Room: ES 131

    Study India Day 2016
    June 13, 2016, at 2pm
    Shakespeare Library, 1st floor, English Department

    Shock and Awe: Performance and Photobook Presentation
    Ethan Raphael, artist and photographer, San Francisco, USA
    June 6, 2016, at 6pm
    Room: ES 131

    September 16-19, 2015

    Guest Lecture: Professor Vijay Mishra (Murdoch University, Perth)
    Manuscripts in an Archive: Unpublished Rushdie Novels
    June 16, 2015, at 6pm (ES131)

    Career Talk: Students and Alumni Meet Employers
    June 15, 2015
    For further information see website

    Student Conference: Self in the Making - Narrative and Performative Constructions
    June 12-13, 2015
    For further information see website

    GAPS 2015: Ideology in Postcolonial Texts and Contexts
    May 14-16, 2015
    For further information see website

    Study India Day 2014
    June 3, 2014
    Room: Festsaal, Schlossplatz 5

    Workshop: Norms and Standards in Indian English and other South Asian Englishes
    June 2, 2014
    For futher information, please see the flyer

    Workshop: English in Contemporary Scotland
    November 18-20, 2013

    Conference: Diasporic Constructions of Home and Belonging
    September 22-24, 2013

    Transcending Diaspora: Whiteness, Performativity and the Politics of the Body
    Inaugural Workshop of the DFG Young Scholars Network “Black Diaspora and Germany”, WWU Münster, Germany
    December 3-4, 2010
    Information and programme