The organizing committee for the 2018 German Graduate Conference hosted by the Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures at the University of Toronto is pleased to send out its call for papers. The conference
Following the CAUTG annual meeting at Ryerson University, we are producing a conference volume representing our academic and strategic discussions regarding the past, present and future of German Studies, or "Germanistik." We are requesting contributions exploring the historical and ongoing…
This special issue of Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies, edited by Gabi Kathöfer (University of Denver) and Beverly Weber (University of Colorado Boulder), will focus on “Heimatlosigkeit/Precarity”.
Changing borders, immigration, political change and unrest, war, death, birth and rebirth have changed the composition of Central and Eastern Europe, causing massive, fundamental cultural shifts which have continually drawn global attention. How are the histories and stories of these multifarious transformations told and retold, and what do these differing interpretations mean for the region as a whole?
This special issue of Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies on “Goethe, Worlds, and Literatures” aims to enrich the debate around these key terms for post-national literary and cultural studies without reinforcing their conventional linkages.
The year 2017 will bring celebrations of the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s supposed posting of his 95 Theses as a signal event of the Protestant Reformation, as well as celebrations of the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Dominion of Canada.
-Call for Papers- 5th Undergraduate Colloquium in German Studies University of Toronto 24 September 2016 Are you an undergraduate student of German Studies? Have you recently written or are you currently working on a paper on the German language, German-speaking…