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German and Dutch

 

Former PhD students in the Department of German and Dutch

Name College Research Topic
Emma Corteen Trinity Hall The assignment of grammatical gender in German
Rafael Dernbach King's How classical documentary method have been appropriated by fictional formats and documentary filmmakers react to it.  The question how an Other can be depicted, how film can still be a 'window to the world
Christoph Pretzer Corpus Christi The function of fictional elements in medieval chronicles
Pavlo Shopin Clare Metaphors for language and creative writing in Herta Muller

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Thomas Mann Essay Prize

11 December 2020

The German and Dutch Section is very pleased to announce another success in an essay competition for one of our doctoral students. Congratulations to Francesco Albé, who has been awarded the Thomas Mann Essay Prize by the English Goethe Society for his essay, ‘Choreographies of (Dis)order: Dance and Same-Sex Desire in...

Annual Schröder Event MT 2020

3 November 2020

You are warmly invited to the German and Dutch Section’s annual Schröder event, ‘From the Classics to Covid: Theatre Practice Today’, at 5 pm on 25 November 2020. This year we will have the opportunity to participate in a conversation with Thomas Ostermeier, hosted by Dr Annja Neumann with Prof. Andrew Webber. Thomas...

Women in German Studies Essay Prize

2 November 2020

Congratulations to Catriona Corke on being selected as runner-up for the WIGS essay prize! Catriona's essay was titled 'Protecting the Public Sphere(s): The Campaign for Peter-Paul Zahl'.

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