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Guest Lecture by Prof. Dr. Sabine Broeck

American Studies Leipzig invites you for a guest lecture by Prof. Dr. Sabine Broeck of Bremen University. Broeck is one of the leading German scholars in African American Studies and is currently president of the Collegium for African American Research (CAAR).


Guest Lecture by Film Studies Scholar J.L. Jarvis

Please join us for a guest lecture by Florida-based Film Studies scholar J. L. Jarvis on Wednesday, 2. June 2010, 5-7pm in the ASL Seminar Room 2 5.16.

In her talk on "The Transformation of Form: The Evolution of the Modern Hollywood Screenplay Structure," Jarvis will discuss narrative structures of Hollywood screenplays:


No Office Hours by S. Herrmann on Thursday, 27 May

The office hours by Sebastian M. Herrmann will need to be cancelled on Thursday, May 27, due to the DGfA conference in Berlin. Apologies.


American Studies Leipzig Announces Picador Professor Christian Hawkey

American Studies Leipzig looks forward to welcoming poet Christian Hawkey as Picador Guest Professor for the summer term 2010.


Picador Courses SS 2010

Picador courses, seminars taught by a practitioner of literature, are an exceptional feature of our programs and a unique chance to deepen your understanding of literature and to earn additional qualifications outside the usual curriculum.

In the Summer of 2010, Picador Professor for Literature Christian Hawkey will teach two courses in the American Studies Program. Both courses are open to students from all American Studies Programs at Leipzig (BA, MA, Magister), as well as students from other institutes.


Picador Professor Catherine Chung Featured in Granta's "New Voices" Series

Former Picador Professor Catherine Chung was named the latest addition to Granta's "New Voices" series, a series that "showcases fiction from emerging writers." Asked about her stay in Leipzig, Chung responds:

You’ve taught creative writing in both America and Germany. What was different about the two experiences, and the students?


Schaubühne Lindenfels Features Series of US-Related Movies

Throughout March, the Schaubühne Lindenfels will focus on the topic of "America" with rare movies, discussions, and roundtables. For details, please check out the attached PDF.


Reading by Picador Guest Professor Olen Steinhauer

American Studies Leipzig kindly requests the pleasure of your company at a reading by the current Picador Professor for Literature Olen Steinhauer on Wednesday, 27 January 2007 at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst.


Office Hours Sebastian M. Herrmann Cancelled

The office hours for Sebastian Herrmann on Wednesday, 9 Dez. will have to be cancelled.

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