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Washington University Libraries dedicate Mike Lützeler Contemporary German Literature Collection

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On November 16, 2018, the Contemporary German Literature Collection at Washington University Libraries was renamed the Mike Lützeler Contemporary German Literature Collection in honor of Professor Lützeler.

Professor Erin McGlothlin featured in Center for the Humanities article previewing November 5 Holocaust Memorial Lecture

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Professor McGlothlin writes about Claude Lanzmann's "Shoah" and its archive of outtakes ahead of next week's Holocaust Memorial Lecture

Patrick Goff (LA '18) selected for prestigious DAAD seminar

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Senior German major Patrick Goff has been accepted to participate in a DAAD-sponsored seminar.

Professor Lynne Tatlock receives Arts & Sciences Faculty Leadership Award

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Professor Lynne Tatlock was this year's recipient of the Arts & Sciences Faculty Leadership Award.

Welcome New Fall 2018 Graduate Students!

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This fall, we welcome three new PhD students, as well as three exchange students, one Max Kade research assistant, and a new master's student. We are so happy to have you all!

31st Annual Contemporary German Literature Collection Bibliography Available

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The 31st Annual Bibliography includes listings for the 828 volumes published in 2017 which were added to our Contemporary German Literature collection.

Professor Erlin, Professor Kita, and Professor McGlothlin featured in Ampersand article about first ever Summer Humanities Institute

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Professor Erlin spearheads new Summer Humanities Institute. Professors Kita and McGlothlin participated.

Samantha Kusnierkiewicz begins as Business Coordinator

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Samantha Kusnierkiewicz began as Business Coordinator on July 16, 2018.

Professor McGlothlin and Professor Walke take FOCUS Class on Study Trip

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The "History, Memory, and Representation of the Holocaust" students visited sites and places related to the Holocaust in Europe.

Best Wishes, 2017-18 Graduates!

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The German Department congratulates our 2017-18 graduates!

Olsson Berggren to receive Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence

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Mikael Olsson Berggren has been chosen as one of the winners of the 2017-18 Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence.

Professor Kita interviewed: ‘How We Listen Shapes How We View the World’: The Radio Drama in Post-WWII Germany

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Professor Kita is featured in Center for the Humanities interview about her current book project.