Upcoming Events and Lectures

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein 249 - Duke West Campus
Till Dembeck - Université du Luxembourg Topic: "Literature as Linguistic Migration" MULTILINGUALISM AS MIGRATION All languages have “immigration laws” and regulate how foreign words, phrases, or structures may be used. But how does literature relate to these laws and what can it teach us about... Read More »
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
All languages have "immigration laws" and regulate how foreign words, phrases, or structures may be used. But how does literature relate to these laws and what can it teach us about the cultural effects of migration?Till Dembeck: Université du Luxembourg Topic: "Literature as Linguistic Migration"
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein 249- Duke University
Leslie Adelson - Director of the Institute for German Cultural Studies and Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of German Studies at Cornell University. Lecture Topic: Making Time for Other Lives:  Perspectives on Hope and Futurity in Narrative Form on Alexander Kluge's  'Saturday in Utopia' German... Read More »
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
Leslie Adelson - Director of the Institute for German Cultural Studies and Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of German Studies at Cornell University.Lecture Topic: Making Time for Other Lives: Perspectives on Hope and Futurity in Narrative Form on Alexander Kluge's 'Saturday in Utopia'German... Read More »