Departmental News


  • Peggy Piesche Workshop, Oct 29

    October 28, 2001

    Peggy Piesche will lead a workshop on “Literature and Hiphop: Black Art in Germany” at 4 p.m. in 370 Dwinelle Hall as part of the 2001-2002 Bonwit-Heine Lecture Series.

  • Discussion with Peter Sloterdijk, Oct 24

    October 23, 2001

    Discussion with Peter Sloterdijk (Philosopher) at 2 p.m. in 370 Dwinelle Hall. This event is part of the 2001-2002 Bonwit-Heine Lecture Series.

  • Noon Colloquium with Hartmut Winkler, Oct 23

    October 22, 2001

    Dr. Hartmut Winkler, Visiting Professor (University of Paderborn, Germany) will speak on Bilderkrise und Computer. His talk is titled, “Vorstellung des Buchs: ‘Docuverse’”. Talk in German. 12:10 p.m. in 5303 Dwinelle Hall

  • W. G. Sebald Reading, Oct 19

    October 18, 2001

    W. G. Sebald, renowned German writer and professor of German literature at the University of New Anglia, Great Britain, will read from the translation of his latest work, “Austerlitz” at 7:30 p.m. at Black Oak Books.

    Venue address: 1491 Shattuck Ave. at Vine St., Berkeley.
    Venue phone number: (510) 486-0698

  • German Film Club, Oct 18

    October 17, 2001

    The German Film Club presents Katja von Garnier's “Bandits” (1997) at 4 p.m. in 5310 Dwinelle Hall.

    This semester's series is titled "Road Movies."

  • Roundtable with Kaes at PFA, Oct 13

    October 12, 2001

    Fritz Lang, Roundtable Discussion with Professor Anton Kaes at the Pacific Film Archive.

  • German Film Club, Oct 4

    October 4, 2001

    The German Film Club presents Wim Wenders' "Alice in the Cities" on Thursday, October 4, from 5-7pm in 226 Dwinelle Hall.

    This semester's theme is "Road Movies."

  • Lydia Miklautsch Lecture, Sept 27

    September 26, 2001

    Lydia Miklautsch (Universität Wien) will speak on “Das Mädchen Achilles. Crossdressing und Homosexualität in der mittelalterlichen Literatur” as part of the 2001-2002 Bonwit-Heine Lecture Series.

  • Departmental Picnic, Sept 21

    September 20, 2001

    Departmental Picnic, 2-5 pm at Codornices Park, 1201 Euclid Ave.