German Studies Fall 2012 Events

GERMAN STUDIES COLLOQUIA

Prof. Sibel Sayili-Hurley on Wednesday, October 10 at 4pm
"'You don't drive a Mercedes, Mehmet?' Identity formation of the alamanci (GermanTurk)"

Prof. Laurel Cohen-Pfister on Wednesday, October 31 at 4pm
"Writing Beyond Borders: Dragica Rajcic and the Poetry of War"
Please join us for a Halloween-themed event at German House immediately after Prof. Cohen-Pfister's talk.


SPECIAL EVENTS IN FALL 2012

Student workshop and lecture by Prof. Adam Mendelsohn (College of Charleston) on Thursday, October 18
"Beyond the Battlefield: Reevaluating Jews and the Civil War"
Student workshop at 4pm in Penn Hall 3rd Floor Boardroom; public lecture at 7:30pm in CUB 260.
Sponsored by Judaic Studies in partnership with the Civil War Institute, the Civil War Era Studies Program, German Studies, History Department, Hillel, the Eisenhower Institute, and the Sesquicentennial Planning Committee.

Lecture by Prof. Azade Seyhan (Bryn Mawr College) on Thursday, November 8 at 7pm in CUB 260
"Translating Agony to Remembrance in Exile Narratives"
Sponsored by Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and the German Studies Department.

Public Reading by Swiss author Dragica Rajcic on Monday, November 12 at 7pm in CUB Junction
Her visit is sponsored by EPACC, the German Studies Department, The Center for Public Service, Globalization Studies, Anthropology, and Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Read more about Dragica Rajcic

GASH Event (Gender and Sexuality Hour) on Friday, November 16, at 12noon
Students in German 335 "Redefining German: Gender, Nation, Migration" will present original research projects and lead a discussion in English. Interested students and faculty are encouraged to attend.
Sponsored by Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and the German Studies Department.

Oktoberfest
on Sunday, October 21 from 1-3pm at Quarry Pavilion

Winterfest
on Wednesday, November 28 at 5pm in Glatfelter Lodge


ONGOING WEEKLY EVENTS

Kaffeeklatsch on Mondays from 4-5pm in the TA House (Hanson House/63 West Lincoln)

German News Hour on Wednesdays from 5-6pm in McKnight

Film Series on Wednesdays at 7pm in McKnight 15

Stammtisch on Thursdays from 12-1pm at Servo/Dining Center

German Club Meetings on Thursdays from 5-6pm in McKnight 11
Please contact Karolina Hicke for more information about German Club.