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Dissertation Defense: Eleonora Ravizza on The Fifties in Popular Culture

24. Oct 16:00 to 18:00

ASL's Eleonora Ravizza will publicly defend her dissertation, titled “The Fifties in Contemporary US Popular Culture: Self-Reflexivity, Melodrama, and Nostalgia,” on Thursday, October 24, 4pm, at GWZ 4.4.15.

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Office Hours during Winter Semester 2019/20


All office hours only take place when classes are in session!


Prof. Kanzler

tuesdays, 11 am - 12 noon


PD Dr. Stieglitz

tuesdays, 10 am to 12 noon


Dr. Schmieder

thursdays, 10 - 11 am (starting on October 24)

Dr. Schubert

mondays, 10 - 11 am


Dr. Spieler

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Module Registration Winter Semester 2019/20

The module registration for BA American Studies Kernfach/Wahlfach/International Track /Wahlbereich students for the winter semester 2019/20 starts on October 2 (noon).

You must enroll via TOOL at:

For parallel courses in your Kernfach, choose early to get the seat you want.

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Courses Summer 2019

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 April 1, 2019.
Students are responsible for keeping track of updates on actual course dates (some are alternating).


Course Catalog Winter Semester 2019/20

The course catalog for the winter semester 2019/20 is available now.

Please be aware that these pages will be updated throughout the break and the semester.

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Creative Writing

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

(5 Credits)

Overall module responsibility: Dr. Schubert
Module organization & coordination​: Dr. Schubert

Wednesday, 11.15 am-12.45 pm, GWZ 3.5.15
Morgan Jerkins (Picador Guest Professor)



Lehramt Courses

Modul *-2401: “American Literatures, American Societies”

Overall module responsibility: Prof. Kanzler, PD Dr. Stieglitz
Module organization & coordination​: E. Ravizza


MA Courses

Methods and Theories in American Studies (04-038-2001)

Overall module responsibility: Prof. Kanzler
Module organization & coordination​: Dr. Schubert

This module provides students with an overview of key methods and theories employed in the interdisciplinary field of American Studies. It is meant to prepare students for the program's advanced modules.



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