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Read more at: Prof. Andrew Webber elected as Fellow of the British Academy

Prof. Andrew Webber elected as Fellow of the British Academy

Congratulations to Prof. Andrew Webber, German and Dutch Section, who has today been made a Fellow of the British Academy.


Read more at: Nick Courtman referenced in national media for political work

Nick Courtman referenced in national media for political work

Nick Courtman has been involved in some political work, relating to the German citizenship rights of descendants of Jewish refugees who escaped the Nazi regime, that has attracted some attention in the national media.


Read more at: German Film Event - Friday 10 May, 4.30pm, Winstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College

German Film Event - Friday 10 May, 4.30pm, Winstanley Lecture Hall, Trinity College

'Media Archaeology, Found Footage, and Family Memory: "The Sun Island"' (lecture, screening, and Q&A) - Professor Thomas Elsaesser (University of Amsterdam/Columbia University)


Read more at: Launch of Digital Schnitzler Edition marked by first public performance in UL
Human puppets - The Great Wurstel; image credit: David L Hone LRPS

Launch of Digital Schnitzler Edition marked by first public performance in UL

The launch of the major new digital edition of works by Arthur Schnitzler was marked by the first ever public performance at Cambridge University Library on 25 April 2019.


Read more at: Erica Wickerson awarded British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award

Erica Wickerson awarded British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award

Congratulations to Erica Wickerson, who has been awarded a British Academy Rising Star Engagement Award!


Read more at: Simon Pickl wins Hugo-Moser Preis of the IDS

Simon Pickl wins Hugo-Moser Preis of the IDS

Congratulations to Simon Pickl, who will be awarded this year's Hugo-Moser prize by the Institut für Deutsche Sprache.


Read more at: Reading by Karl-Heinz Ott - 7 March, 5.15pm - The Parlour, Magdalene College, Cambridge

Reading by Karl-Heinz Ott - 7 March, 5.15pm - The Parlour, Magdalene College, Cambridge

7 March 2019, 5.15-6.30pm - The Parlour, Magdalene College, Cambridge. German author and playwright Karl-Heinz Ott will read from his novel 'Und jeden Morgen das Meer'.


Read more at: Cambridge Undergraduate Conference in German Studies 2019

Cambridge Undergraduate Conference in German Studies 2019

The programme for the 2019 Cambridge Undergraduate Conference in German Studies is now available.


Read more at: German Teachers' CPD Day
German Teachers' CPD Day

German Teachers' CPD Day

On Monday 2 July a special event for Teachers of German will be held, covering a range of topics.


Read more at: Just published: Dr Marie Kolkenbrock's book

Just published: Dr Marie Kolkenbrock's book

Dr Marie Kolkenbrock's book on Stereotype and Destiny in Arthur Schnitzler's Prose: Five Psycho-Sociological Readings has just been published.


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Event: ‘Deutschland 83’ - Comparing British and German TV awards

24 November 2021

DAAD Cambridge and the Grimme Institut invite you to attend an online debate (3 Dec) featuring the team behind 'Deutschland 83' on the similarities and differences between British and German TV and its awards.

German Academics on The CLC News Podcast: The German Election

26 October 2021

Two affiliated lecturers at the Section of German, Dr Darren O’Byrne and Dr Tara Talwar Windsor, talk about the September election on the Cambridge Collective Language podcast. 'In this episode, the results of this election and the prospects for Germany’s future are analysed in depth along with an exploration of the...

German Academic on CRASSH Podcast

25 October 2021

Thoughtlines podcast episode 10: Charlotte Lee – We are what we read 'From the Ancient Greeks to nursery rhymes to hip hop, literature is always moving to the beat. But we’re only just discovering where it could take us.' https://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/gallery/audio/thoughtlines-podcast-episode-10-charlotte-lee-we-are-what-...

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