Prof. Crister S. Garrett (1962 - 2019)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Prof. Crister S. Garrett. We have lost a wonderful colleague, a dear friend, and an outstanding scholar. Prof. Garrett joined American Studies Leipzig in 2003, bringing a clear vision and a unique energy that transformed and shaped the institute in the years since. His passing presents an immeasurable loss to the institute, to the students, and to the larger community. We will miss him so much.

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LC I Exam Viewing

The marked examination papers may be viewed during Prof. Kanzler's regular consultation hours and on March, 25, from 11 am to noon.

The date for the repeat exam will be published on the ASL website.

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Secretariat Closed from 25 to 28 February, 2019

Due to vacation, the Secretariat remains closed from 25 to 28 February, 2019.

Anne Keyselt
ASL Secretariat

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Apply Now: Various Internship Opportunities with City Internships

City Internships is offering a variety of internship opportunities in Europe and in the United States in 2019.

City Internships is an accelerated learning provider that partners with traditional educators and leading companies to equip students with important skills to start successful careers after their graduation. The programs combine work experience-based training with cohort-based workshops and seminars.

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Prof. Garrett's Office Hours Cancelled Until Further Notice

Dear students,

Prof. Garrett's office hours will have to be cancelled until further notice.

Please excuse any inconvenience.

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Office Hours during Semester Break Winter 2019

Prof. Crister Garrett

tba
 

Prof. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramírez

Tuesday, Feb 12, 2:30-3:30 pm
Tuesday, March, 19, noon-1 pm

 

Prof. Katja Kanzler

Wednesday, Feb 13, 10-11 am
Monday, Feb 25, 11 am-noon
Monday, March 11, 11 am-noon

 

Dr. Sebastian Herrmann

by appointment
 

Dr. Schmieder

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Prof. Garrett's Office Hours Cancelled for Tuesday, Feb. 5

Dear students,

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Prof. Garrett's office hours will have to be cancelled today, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019.

 

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Call for Applications: Carl Duisburg Fellowship for Future German Transatlanticists

The American Council on Germany (ACG), an independent, nonpartisan nonprofit organization and the leading U.S.-based forum for strengthening German-American relations, is calling for applications for their “Carl Duisburg Fellowship for Future German Transatlanticists”. The Council examines German-American relations on three levels: the bilateral relationship, the ties between Europe and the United States, and how the transatlantic partnership can meet global challenges.

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Katja Kanzler Holds her Inaugural Lecture

On January 17, 2019, ASL's Prof. Katja Kanzler held her inaugural lecture at Felix-Klein-Hörsaal in the Neues Paulinum. Speaking in front of an audience of about 50 students, faculty, and guests, she addressed the topic: “Von der Krisenhaftigkeit des Romans, 'Bookish Books' und der Politik des Literarischen in den USA des 21. Jahrhunderts.” She was introduced and welcomed by Prof. Beat Siebenhaar, Dean of the Philologische Fakultät, as is tradition. 

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Prof. Katja Kanzler interviewed on Star Trek

On the occasion of CBS releasing the second season of the “Star Trek: Discovery” series, “Das Filmmagazin” interviewed ASL’s Katja Kanzler discussing the ongoing popularity of the Star Trek series.

Follow the link to listen to the podcast in German language

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