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20181Aug

Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran Talks to High School Students

On Tuesday, June 26, Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran met with a group of high school students as part of the "Picador at School" initiative.

Repeat Exam Lehramt

Date: 
11. Oct 13:00 - 15:00

Repeat exam (90 minutes) in HSG room HS 1

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Repeat Exam LC II

Date: 
11. Oct 13:00 - 15:00

Repeat exam (90 minutes) in HSG room HS 1

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201825Jul

Repeat Exams LCII and 1401

Dear students.

The repeat exams for both

  • the LC II exam (Modul 04-001-1007 Literature and Culture II) and
  • the 1401-exam (Modul 04-AME-1401 Literaturen und Kulturen der USA)

will take place on October 11, 2018 between 1 - 3 pm (exam: 90 minutes) in HSG room HS 1.

Please make sure you are signed up for your respective repeat exam in AlmaWeb.

Lehramt 04-AME-1401 Written Exam

Date: 
18. Jul 17:00 - 19:00

Exam: Lecture and Seminar: "Literatur der USA: American Literary History" (Prof. Carsten Junker):
July 18, 2018 (written exam, 90 minutes, between 5:00 – 7:00 pm), HS 9 (HSG)

Exam Dates Summer Semester 2018

LC II Written Exam

Date: 
17. Jul 13:00 - 15:00

Exam: Lecture "Popular Culture and the Canon" (Prof. Carsten Junker):
July 17, 2018 (written exam, 90 minutes, between 1:00 – 3:00 pm), in S 102 (NSG)

Exam Dates Summer Semester 2018

SHP I Written Exam

Date: 
16. Jul 11:00 - 13:00

Exam: Lecture "From the Colonial Period to Reconstruction" (Prof. Crister Garrett):
July 16, 2018 (written exam, 90 minutes, between 11:00 am – 1:00 pm), in HS 3 (HSG)

Exam Dates Summer Semester 2018

20189Jul

ASL's Stefan Schubert Defends His Doctoral Thesis on "Narrative Instability"

On Monday, June 25, 2018, ASL instructor Stefan Schubert successfully defended his doctoral thesis in front of a dissertation committee and an audience of about 30 people. This process is part of receiving a doctorate degree at Leipzig University's Philological Faculty.

Courses Winter 2018/19

Below please find our course catalog. We will update these pages throughout the break and the semester. Unless stated otherwise, classes start in the week of October 15, 2018.
Students are responsible for keeping track of updates on actual course dates (some are alternating).

 

 

Information

CONTACT INFORMATION

The Institute for American Studies is located at the University's Humanities Building (Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum, GWZ), Beethovenstraße 15, on the 5th floor, in house 3, which is opposite the elevators/stairs.

Contact information on individual faculty members can be found on the faculty page.

REGISTRATION FOR CLASSES

Most classes require prior registration. To learn more about registration procedures for students in different ASL programs (Magister, BA, MA; service for Lehramt), please have a look at the Registration Information Sheet available in the respective news item. As access to some classes is quite competitive, please take the procedures and deadlines for registration seriously.

AMERICAN STUDIES MODULES

Modules in the BA and MA programs are designed to achieve specific learning goals, they entail a specific amount and specific types of coursework and examinations, and they may have prerequisites. To learn more about these, we strongly encourage you to have a look at our program's Module Catalog (BAMA) and at the appendix to our Conditions of Study (BAMA).

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

International Students are very welcome in the courses offered by the Institute for American Studies. To learn more about places available in individual courses, please contact the instructor, and describe your situation briefly (i.e., exchange student, international guest student, participating in an international degree program). We will do our very best to include you in our courses.

COURSES

Course catalogs of past semesters can be found in the Downloads and Resources Area.

For course offerings in Linguistics, please consult the British Studies course catalog, available at the website of the Institute for British Studies (anglistik.philol.uni-leipzig.de).

Unless stated otherwise, classes start in the week of October 15, 2018. Students are responsible for keeping track of updates on actual course dates (some are alternating).

Addresses:
GWZ (Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum), Beethovenstr. 15
NSG (Neues Seminargebäude), Universitätsstr. 5
HSG (Hörsaalgebäude), Universitätsstr. 7


 

Creative Writing

BA Professional Skills Module “Creative Writing: Imagining America” (04-001-1019)
(5 Credits)

Seminar & Tutorial


Tuesday, 3 - 5 pm, GWZ 3 5.15
Sasha Pimentel (Picador Guest Professor)

 

Seminar: Advanced Poetry Writing: Poetry Workshop
Tuesday, 3.15-4pm, GWZ 3.5.15

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