Job Posting: Instructor I in German Studies at the U of Manitoba

The Department of German and Slavic Studies in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time three-year term position at the rank of Instructor I in German Studies. It is anticipated that a continuing (permanent) instructor position will be advertised during or at the end of the duration of the term position. Continue reading Job Posting: Instructor I in German Studies at the U of Manitoba

CfP: European Studies Undergraduate Conference, U of Guelph

Undergraduate student researchers are encouraged to submit paper proposals (of approx. 250 words) for a one-day conference held on Saturday, November 24, 2018, organized by the European Studies program at the University of Guelph. Papers are invited from a variety of disciplines Continue reading CfP: European Studies Undergraduate Conference, U of Guelph

Anschubstipendien des Doktoratsprogramms Literaturwissenschaft, Basel

Das Doktoratsprogramm Literaturwissenschaft der Universität Basel schreibt drei einjährige Anschubstipen­dien à CHF 30’000.– aus (Laufzeit: 01.04.2019–31.03.2020, in zwei Tranchen, mit Evaluati­on). Der Antritt des Stipendiums erfolgt zum 1. April 2019. Durch das Anschubstipendium soll ein Bei­trag an die Lebens­haltungskosten während der Ausarbeitungsphase eines literaturwissenschaftlichen Dissertationsproj­ektes ge­leistet werden. Erwünscht sind Dissertationsvorhaben an der Schnittstelle zu den Basis- und Profil­bereichen des Doktoratsprogramms Literaturwissenschaft. Wir bitten alle Bewerberinnen und Be­werber, vor einer all­fälligen Bewerbung Kontakt mit möglichen Betreuerinnen oder Betreuern aufzunehmen und entspre­chende Orientierungsgespräche zu führen.

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CFP: Haunting Memories: German-language literature from and about Eastern and Southeastern Europe

We are inviting proposals for a special panel at the 2019 Meeting of the Canadian Association of University of Teachers at the University of British Columbia. Our panel is dedicated to the study of German-language literature from Eastern and Southeastern Europe written in the 20th and 21stcentury. Our interest lies in reflections on the co-existence of cultures in this area, past and present, with a focus on the position of germanophone traditions.  Continue reading CFP: Haunting Memories: German-language literature from and about Eastern and Southeastern Europe

CfP: CAUTG Annual Meeting

University of British Columbia, Canada, May 31 – June 3, 2019

You are invited to submit proposals for papers to be given at the CAUTG annual meeting at the University of British Columbia. Papers presenting original, unpublished research on any topic or period of German-language literature, cinema, cultural studies, German language and language pedagogy are welcome, in English, French or German. We also welcome proposals in related fields Continue reading CfP: CAUTG Annual Meeting

Call for Applications: DAAD Fortbildungsseminar Vancouver Nov 2-4, UBC

The Department of Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies at the University of British Columbia invites applications for participation in the third annual Northwestern DAAD Fortbildungsseminar, to be held November 2-4. This seminar, titled Deutsch lernen und lehren, hier und heute, presents Continue reading Call for Applications: DAAD Fortbildungsseminar Vancouver Nov 2-4, UBC

CfP Seminar: Building Transdisciplinary Relationships: Indigenous & German Studies

Special issue of Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies, edited by Carrie Smith (University of Alberta), Markus Stock (University of Toronto), and Renae Watchman (Mount Royal University). This special issue poses a seemingly simple question: Is there transdisciplinary ground between Indigenous Studies and German Studies? Continue reading CfP Seminar: Building Transdisciplinary Relationships: Indigenous & German Studies