Exam Dates Summer Semester 2022


Exam Dates Summer Semester 2022

Bachelor Courses

Module “Society, History, and Politics I” (04-001-1002)

Lecture: Constructing North American History I: From Colonial Times to the Civil War (Prof. Dr. Olaf Stieglitz)

  • written exam:  July 11, 2022, 5 – 7 pm / HS 6, HSG

Analytical Seminar (Heather Prüßing)

  • presentations: June 23, June 30, July 7, July 14, 2022

Tutorial (Heather Prüssing)

  • papers due: August 28, 2022

Module “Literature and Culture II” (04-001-1007)

Lecture: US-American Popular Culture: History, Media, Methods (Prof. Dr. Katja Kanzler)

  • exam: July 19, 2022, 9 – 11 am / HS 8, HSG

Seminar: Postmodernism: Contexts, Texts, and Issues (Annika Schadewaldt)

and

Seminar: (Re-)Imagining Nature, the Environment, and the Climate throughout US Fiction (Dr. Stefan Schubert)

and

Seminar: The Spectacle of Monsters: Crime, Deviance, and the Media in American Culture Dr. Steffen Wöll 

  • presentations due: July 13, 2022
  • final essays due: August 24, 2022

Module “Society, History and Politics III” (04-001-1010)

Seminar: Slavery in North America: History – Historiography – Memory (Prof. Dr. Olaf Stieglitz)

  • papers due: September 30, 2022

Seminar: Contending Perspectives on Global Political and Economic Relations (Tobias Schlobach)

  • exams: June 30, July 7, July 14, 2022

Module “Literature and Culture III” (04-001-1011)

Seminar: American Surrealism (Picador Prof. Hilary Leichter)

and

Seminar: Science and/as Fiction: Eugenics in American Literature and Culture (Dr. Katja Schmieder)

  • oral exams: July 20, 2022     
  • portfolios 04-AME-1402: July 25, 2022

Module “Ethnicity and Diversity in US-Culture II: Multicultural and Multilingual America”
(04-001-1012)

Seminar: Seminar: Performing Race and Ethnicity (Prof. Dr. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramírez)

  • paper deadline: August 30, 2022

Seminar: Sociolinguistic Variation in American English (Prof. Dr. Ole Schützler)

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Master Courses

Module “Political Cultures in a Transatlantic Context” (04-038-2005)

Seminar: The Irish in America: Performing Diaspora (Prof. Dr. Olaf Stieglitz)

  • paper deadline: September 30, 2022

Seminar: The Proletarian Novel and Beyond: Writing Work in US-American Literature (Prof. Dr. Katja Kanzler)

  • term papers due: September 5, 2022

Module “Media and Society in a Transatlantic Context” (04-038-2006)

Seminar: Affect and Emotion in Popular Media Culture (Prof. Dr. Katja Kanzler)

  • term papers due: September 5, 2022

Seminar: Body Politics of Hollywood Horror, 1920s to 1990s (Prof. Dr. Olaf Stieglitz)

  • papers due: September 30, 2022

Module “Difference in Literature” (04-038-2007)

Seminar: Sentimental Literature and Its Legacies (Dr. Stefan Schubert)

  • term papers due: September 15, 2022

Seminar: Defining and Redefining African American Literature (Prof. Dr. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramírez)

  • paper deadline: September 15, 2022

Module “Interamerican Spaces and Latino/a Cultures” (04-038-2016)

Seminar: Spaces and Narratives of (In)Security in US Culture and Literature (Prof Dr. Gabriele Pasarz-Ramírez)

  • paper deadline: September 30, 2022

Seminar: Imagining the Americas in U.S. Fiction (Prof. Dr. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramírez)

  • paper deadline: September 30, 2022

Lehramt Courses

Module “Literatures and Cultures of the USA” (04-AME-1402)

Lecture: US American Literature: Beginnings to Present (Prof. Dr. Katja Kanzler)

and

Seminars 1402-2a/b US American Progress? Negotiating Myths of Identity and Democracy in US History (Dr. Eleonora Ravizza)

and

Seminars 1402-2c/d The (Death of the) American Dream: Questioning Narratives of Power, Wealth, and Individualism (Dr. Eleonora Ravizza)

and

Seminars 1402-2e/f/g Nation and Imagination? US Cultural History and the Myths of ‘America’ (Dr. Sebastian Herrmann)

  • written lecture exam: July 20, 2022, 5 – 7 pm / Auditorium Maximum, Augusteum

Module “US Popular Culture and American Literature” (04-AME-1701)

Seminar: American Surrealism (Picador Prof. Hilary Leichter)

and

Seminar: Science and/as Fiction: Eugenics in American Literature and Culture (Dr. Katja Schmieder)

  • deadline portfolios: July 25, 2022

Creative Writing (04-001-1020)

Beginning Fiction Workshop (Picador Prof. Hilary Leichter)

  • portfolios due: July 22, 2022