Institute for German Cultural Studies Spring 2020 Colloquium Series

Sat, 05/02/2020

181 Goldwin Smith Hall, Fridays @ 2:30pm

JANUARY 24
Matthias Müller (German, Cornell University)
The Loser’s Edge: Writing from the Vantage Point of the Vanquished

FEBRUARY 7
Erica Weitzman (German, Northwestern University)
Franz Kafka and the Residues of Realism

MARCH 13
Tom Eyers (Philosophy & English, Duquesne University)
Romantic Abstraction: Adorno, Hölderlin

APRIL 10
Annette Simonis (Comparative Literature,Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen)
Mensch-Tier-Beziehungen und ökokritische Ansätze im Werk von Durs Grünbein

MAY 1
Kata Gellen (German, Duke University)
The Birth of German-Jewish Modernism in Eastern Galicia: Karl Emil Franzos’s Der Pojaz (1893)

Advance copies of each paper will be available at the Dept. of German Studies, 183 Goldwin Smith Hall. For more information, please contact Olga Petrova at ogp2@cornell.edu.

screen shot of the IGCS spring 2020 colloquium poster