Updates and Announcements
CALL FOR PAPERS FOR STUDENT JOURNAL
A group of students is putting together a student journal for the English Department at the WWU. The aim is to provide a space to publish both academic and creative work by our students, while gaining valuable experience in editing and publishing. The journal seeks to include works from the various fields of study at the English Department, and is asking for submissions relating to:
- literary/cultural studies
- book studies
- creative writing and artwork (short stories/poetry/comics/etc.)
For more information, click here.
NEW COOPERATION BETWEEN THE UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA AND THE wwu
The English Department and the University of Abuja (Nigeria) will work more closely together in the future. The rector of the University of Münster, Prof. Dr. Johannes Wessels, and the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Abuja, Prof. Dr. Michael Adikwu, have signed a "Memorandum of Understanding" initiated by our Head of Department, Prof. Dr. Klaus Stierstorfer. More information can be retrieved here (German).
10 YEARS ON: National & Transnational Studies in Münster and Beyond
Upcoming anniversary event on 7 July 2018. Further information
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o is coming to Münster!
After his highly successful visit in 2015, we are honoured to welcome the critically acclaimed novelist and renowned scholar Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o (University of California, Irvine) at WWU Münster again. At this event hosted by the WWU’s Forum for Life Writing Research, he will read from, and engage with, his recent memoirs. Further information
SHORT ESSAY TASK FOR THIS YEAR'S MA NTS APPLICATION period ONLINE!
The short essay task for this year's application period for the MA NTS programme is now online! Click here for more information.
New Exhibition in the Department Library!
In celebration of Jonathan Swift's 350th birthday, the Ehrenpreis Centre for Swift Studies has set up "An Exhibition of Gulliver's Travels in exotic languages" on the second floor of the Department Library. Feel free to have a look around!
Interdisciplinary certificate of north american studies
The Faculties of Philology, Educational Studies, Social Studies and History/Philosophy offer a new certificate for students of the WWU.
Further information is available here (German) and on the correspondent website (German).
OTHER INFORMATION (GeRMAN)
Dates and Deadlines
Registration for Courses - Winter Term 2018/19
1. Registration on HIS-LSF for seminars and practical courses for all higher study levels
20th June 2018 to 4th July 2018
2. Registration on HIS-LSF for seminars and practical courses for all 1st semester Bachelor and Master of Education study levels
1st October 2018 to 7th October 2018
Registration within this period is obligatory. Participating in seminars and practical courses without registration is not possible. Please note: Please register for more than one option – where more than one group, seminar etc. is available – single registrations will be rejected. Please make sure to avoid course overlaps at all times choosing the courses.
Registration on HIS-LSF for lectures is not restricted to the registration period, here single registrations are possible.
The Course Overview is available by 15th June 2018!
3. Admission in HIS-LSF will be announced on
6th July 2018 for all students of higher study levels
8th October 2018 for all first semester Bachelor and Master of Education study levels
Please note: There will be no further registration period. The Student Advisory Office (Rooms 120 and 121) offers individual councelling and allocation of remaining places for higher study levels: 10th July to 13th July 2018.
Head of the English Department June, 2018