American Studies Leipzig is proud to announce Tom Drury as our next Picador Guest Professor for Literature. He will hold the professorship in the summer term of 2017.
Picador Professor Tom Drury will teach two classes in the summer term of 2017:
Town & Country: Rural Spaces in American Fiction
Mondays, 3-5 pm, GWZ 3 5.15
Please join us for Picador Professor Tom Drury's reading at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (Karl-Tauchnitz-Straße 9-11) on Tuesday, May 2, 7pm!
You can find out more about Prof. Drury's works and activities on his faculty page. More information about the event can be found in the attached poster.
Current Picador Professor, author of the upcoming novel The Night Ocean, Paul La Farge held two "Picador at School" workshops at the University of Leipzig and at the Reclam Gymnasium.
Picador Professor Paul La Farge will give a public reading at the English Theatre Berlin on Monday, January 9, at 7pm.
You can now watch the Picador Reading with current Picador Professor Paul La Farge in its entirety on YouTube, link below:
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On November 22, current Picador Professor Paul La Farge read from his upcomming novel The Night Ocean. The reading was held at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst and saw up to 60 guests in attendance, including the US Consulate General Scott Riedmann who held opening remarks. The event was moderated by Diane Hielscher.
American Studies Leipzig is proud to announce Paul La Farge as our next Picador Guest Professor for Literature. He will hold the professorship in the winter term of 2016/17.