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Kreiselnde Philologie. Die Germanistik, ihr Gegenstand und der material turn

Kreiselnde Philologie. Die Germanistik, ihr Gegenstand und der material turn
50 St. Joseph Street, Odette Hall room 323
Time: Sep 26th, 4:00 pm End: Sep 26th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: German (FAS), Critical Theory, Comparative Literature (FAS), 1900-1950
Lecture by Thomas Wortmann, University of Mannheim

The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures is pleased to present:

Professor Thomas Wortmann, University of Mannheim

Kreiselnde Philologie. Die Germanistik, ihr Gegenstand und der material turn.

Thomas Wortmann is Juniorprofessor for German Literature and Media Aesthetics at the German Department of the University of Mannheim. He studied in Bonn, St. Louis and Cologne and worked as a lecturer at the universities of Cologne and Tübingen. His research focuses on German Literature from the 19th century to the present, contemporary drama and theatre, gender and popular film. Among his publications are: Literatur als Prozess. Drostes „Geistliches Jahr“ als Schreibzyklus (2014), Redigierte Tradition. Literarhistorische Positionierungen Annette von Droste-Hülshoffs (Ed. 2010), Männersachen. Verhandlungen von Männlichkeit in den Texten von Heinrich und Thomas Mann (Ed. 2014).

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This event is free and open to the public. For further information, please contact the Department of Germanic Languages & Literatures at (416) 926-2321.


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