Renovations at the department: book shelves

Please note that the book shelves in the cave and on the 1st floor verandah have been covered with plastic sheeting since Friday July 13 and are no longer accessible. The 2nd floor verandah will follow July 17 or 18. WE apologise... [more]


Because of the holiday season and (also the assumed impossibility of working sometimes during the renovation works), the secretaries' and the hiwis' offices will not always be staffed.  [more]

Department of English: renovations during semester break

Duirng the semester there will be certain renovations at the department. This may cause some noise and impact the accessibility of books in our departmental library. [more]

Linguistics library occupied for exam use

Because of the shortage of rooms for examination, the linguistics library room 12 will be used for the PEM oral exams on Tuesday 29th May. The room will be occupied from 8:30-13:00 and then again from 14:00-18:30. During these... [more]

STUTGART 51: 51. Studentische Tagung Sprachwissenschaft in Stuttgart

Call for papers: submit an abstract until May 6, 2012. [more]

ST 2012: "British Comedy" Tutorial

There will be a tutorial on British Comedy in the spring term offered by your fellow students Hugo Hanbury, Attila Kis, Christoph and Thomas Mani. 1CP can be obtained by a Learning Contract. Cf. the attached flyer and course... [more]

ST 2012: additional literature seminar 31261-01

There will be an additional literature seminar in spring on  Satire and Parody in the Augustan Age, Mon 14-16,  taught by Dr. Ladina Bezzola  [more]

ST 2012: additional literature proseminar 31259-01

There is now a fourth proseminar on offer in the Learning about Literature and Culture module in the spring term entitled Primitivism in modernist literature, Wednesday 14-16, taught by Samira Lütscher  [more]

Registration for the Erasmus programme: deadline 15 January

Sixta Quassdorf is in charge of registration, which should take place until 15 January. A registration form should be completed and a short statement of intentions and interests supplied including the... [more]