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201819Nov

Former Picador Professor Daniel Peña Interviewed by ASL Student

Daniel Peña, who was Picador Guest Professor for Literature in the winter term of 2017/18, was featured in an interview for Rice University's undergraduate literary magazine R2: The Rice Review. The interview was conducted by ASL student Mascha Lange, who spent a semester abroad in Houston.

Houston - We Have a Reading: A Literary Space Odyssey

Date: 
30. Oct 18:00 - 31. Oct 02:00

Lange Leipziger Lesenacht and HALLE 14 cordially invite you to their free event "Houston - We Have A Reading" at Baumwollspinnerei on October 30th. You can expect literary speed dating, cookies, music, poetry, readings, and a documentary with authors from the US and Germany. Our very own Picador Professor Sasha Pimentel will be there and many other fascinating authors, too. 

This is their exciting program:

Reading with Picador Professor Sasha Pimentel

Date: 
26. Nov 19:00 - 21:00

Please join us for Picador Professor Sasha Pimentel's reading on Monday, November 26, 7pm! It will take place at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (Karl-Tauchnitz-Straße 9-11), in the 'Blackbox' (Neubau).

Sasha Pimentel will read from her work and, in a discussion moderated by Jan Wilm, will talk about "Bodies, Borders, and Our Spaces Between Boundaries." The event is free and open to the public.

201830Aug

Next Picador Professor Sasha Pimentel

American Studies Leipzig is proud to announce Sasha Pimentel as our next Picador Guest Professor for Literature. She will hold the professorship in the winter term of 2018/19.

201830Aug

Picador Seminars by Sasha Pimentel in the Winter Term 2018/19

As part of her tenure in the winter term of 2018/19, Picador Professor Sasha Pimentel will teach two classes at American Studies Leipzig.

Contemporary Poetries That Sing from U.S. Histories and Ahistories

Wednesdays, 3-5pm, GWZ 3.5.15

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.

201817May

Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran Reads from His Work

On May 3, Rajesh Parameswaran, the current Picador Guest Professor for Literature, read from his work at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst. Parameswaran read excerpts from two short stories of his collection I Am an Executioner: Love Stories and discussed his work with American Studies Leipzig's Stefan Schubert.

Picador Reading with Rajesh Parameswaran

Date: 
03. May 19:00 - 21:00

Please join us for Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran's reading at the Galerie für Zeitgenössische Kunst (Karl-Tauchnitz-Straße 9-11) on Thursday, May 3, 7pm!

Rajesh Parameswaran will discuss and read from his work, and there will be ample opportunity to talk about literature, writing, and the US with him. The event will take place in English and is free and open to the public. There will be a small reception (pretzels and drinks) afterward.

20182Mar

Next Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran

American Studies Leipzig is proud to announce Rajesh Parameswaran as our next Picador Guest Professor for Literature. He will hold the professorship in the summer term of 2018.

20182Mar

Picador Seminars by Rajesh Parameswaran in the Summer Term 2018

As part of his tenure in the summer term of 2018, Picador Professor Rajesh Parameswaran will teach two classes at American Studies Leipzig.

Americans Abroad

Tuesdays, 5-7pm, GWZ 2.5.16

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