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The course catalogue for winter term 2016/17 is available for download here.

Prof. Dr. Christa Buschendorf will be our guest with two lectures on November 29 and 30, respectively. The first lecture in Tuesday is entitled "The Black Prophetic Tradition: Leadership Models in the Civil Rights Movement and in #BlackLivesMatter," and it starts at 6:15 pm in room 201. The second lecture is part of Professor Benesch's class on Wednesday at 10:15 in room S005. More information on both talks is available at the link above. All are welcome!

Two new essay collections have recently been published: "Walking and the Aesthetics of Modernity: Pedestrian Mobility in Literature and the Arts," edited by Klaus Benesch and François Specq (Palgrave Macmillan); and "Unpopular Culture," edited by Martin Lüthe and Sascha Pöhlmann (Amsterdam University Press). More information, including the editors' introduction to the latter as a PDF, is available at the following link. more