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Anna-Rebecca Nowicki to receive inaugural Liberman Leadership Award

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Congratulations to Anna-Rebecca Nowicki, a 3rd year doctoral student, who will receive one of the inaugural Liberman Leadership awards in a ceremony to be held on April 12 at 4pm in Umrath Lounge.

Claire Ross to receive Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence

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Claire Ross, a 5th year doctoral student, has been chosen as one of the winners of the 2016-17 Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence.

Professor McGlothlin awarded Honorable Mention

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Professor Erin McGlothlin was recently awarded an Honorable Mention.

Obituary for Egon Schwarz

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Click the link above to read the University's obituary for Professor Schwarz.

Prof. Kita selected as Center for the Humanities Faculty Fellow

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Congratulations to Prof. Caroline Kita on recently being selected as a Faculty Fellow in the Center for the Humanities for the spring 2018 semester!

Fall/Winter 2016 Newsletter

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Click here to read the Fall/Winter 2016 Stichworte. Remember: We want to hear from you! Send an email to Cecily Stewart Hawksworth if you have something to share. Who knows? You may be featured in our next newsletter!

2016 Faculty Updates

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The faculty update us on their activities in 2016.

Recent Keynote Addresses by Paul Michael Lützeler

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Paul Michael Lützeler, the Rosa May Distinguished University Professor in the Humanities, gave keynote addresses in his areas of research (Contemporary, Exile, and Romantic Literature as well as on the literary discourse on Europe) in September and October

Matt Erlin wins DAAD/GSA book prize

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Matt Erlin has won the 2016 DAAD/German Studies Association Book Prize for “Necessary Luxuries: Books, Literature, and the Culture of Consumption in Germany, 1777-1815.”

Cecily Stewart Hawksworth begins as Academic Coordinator

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Cecily Stewart Hawksworth began as the department's Academic Coordinator on June 27, 2016. She comes to us from the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences at Washington University, where she worked for six years in various administrative roles.

Christian Schneider's article appears in Seminar

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Christian Schneider's article, "Medieval Literature on the Air: Johannes von Tepl's Der Ackermann in Twentieth-Century Radio Adaptations," appeared recently in Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies.

Matt Erlin publishes article in inaugural issue of Digital Literary Studies

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Matt Erlin's article, "Digital Humanities Masterplots" appeared in the first issue of Digital Literary Studies, an open-access, peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal that publishes scholarly articles on computational approaches to literary analysis/criticism.