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German and Dutch


Former PhD students in the Department of German and Dutch

Name College Thesis title
Elinor Beaven Lucy Cavendish The 'Künstlerpaar' in the Weimar Republic.
Horatio Berra-Naranjo Wolfson Aesthetic representations of history and shattered spaces in W.G. Sebald and Anselm Kiefer.
Christopher Geissler Jesus

German writing on slavery and abolitionism from 1789 to 1888. Webpage.

Max Haberich Clare Hall The correspondence between Arthur Schnitzler and Jakob Wassermann.
Stefan Hilpert Sidney Sussex Politics in contemporary German-language auteur cinema.
Marie Kolkenbrock Trinity Hall Stereotype and Destiny in Narrative Writings by Arthur Schnitzler.
Martin Modlinger Robinson Approaching something that repels: Literature and the horrors of history. 
Edward Saunders Darwin Representations of Königsberg-Kaliningrad after 1945.
Erica Wickerson Churchill The experience of time in selected works by Thomas Mann.
Daniel Wolpert Trinity Hall Trümmerfilme. Further details.

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Simon Pickl wins Hugo-Moser Preis of the IDS

11 March 2019

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

"You say you want a revolution?" - The Schröder and DAAD Hub Lecture

11 March 2019

Tickets are now available for the Schröder and DAAD Hub Lecture, to be held on Friday 3 May 2019 at Frankopan Hall, Jesus College West Court

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

22 February 2019

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

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