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Deutscher Tisch (German Language Lunch Table)

Every Thursday throughout the academic year from noon to 1 p.m. beginning September 15, 2016
Duckett House Dining Room C

Please note: There is no language table on November 3 (Otelian Cromwell Day).  Also, no language tables are held during Fall Recess, Thanksgiving Break, reading period or final exams.


Upcoming Events


Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Conference Center Oak Room  -- 6:00 to 7:30 pm



Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Presentation of the Major/Minor and Hamburg

Hatfield Hall 204  --  6:00 to 7:00 pm



Tuesday, December 6, 2016


Seelye Hall 207 - 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.




Some Previous Events



Lecture by Mark H. Gelber (Ben-Gurion University-Beer Sheva)

"Franz Katka, China and Jews"




Lecture by Yuliya Komska (Dartmouth College)

"How Cold War Radio Lost Its Sound"


Student-curated Exhibition: "Visual Arts in Germany Between the Wars 1925-1940"


Lecture by Anthony Jensen: "Nietzsche and the Return of History as Science"

Jensen is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Providence College and author of "Nietzsche's Philosophy of History" (Cambridge UP, 2013). Professor Jensen is the Associate Editor of The Journal of Nietzsche Studies.


Lecture by Judith Ryan: "Must Poems be Puzzles?"

Ryan is Robert K. and Dale J. Weary Professor of German and Comparative Literature at Harvard.  A specialist of 19th- and 20th-century literature, especially of poetry and the novel, her most recent books are The Novel After Theory (Columbia University Press, 2012) and The Cambridge Introduction to German Poetry (Cambridge University Press, 2012). Professor Ryan taught at Smith College from 1967 - 1985.