Guest lectures

In this section, all recent guest lectures are listed. You can select the individual articles from the list below.

Eva Thüne: "Gerettet. Berichte von Kindertransport und Auswanderung nach Großbritannien" (17 December, 2019)

Dr. William Adamson: "Gerard Manley Hopkins Priest and Poet" (3 December, 2019)

Hans-Peter Wagner: "The Representation of France/the French in the Works of William Hogarth" (16 May, 2019)

Professor Neloufer de Mel: "Narrating Aftermaths: Postwar Sri Lankan Literature in English" (27 April, 2019)

Dr. Wieland Schwanebeck: "The Importance of Twins in the Formation of Detective Fiction" (13 December, 2018)

Stevan Bradic: "The Formation of Sensory Experience in the Poetry of T. S. Eliot" (12 June, 2018)

Dr. Anna Czarnowus: "Medievalist and Non-Medievalist Emotional Economy in George R.R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire" (3 May, 2018)

Prof. Dr. Roberta Maierhofer: "Living the Good Life: Gender, Age, and Identity in American Literature" (11 January, 2018)

Prof. Dr. Stefani Brusberg-Kiermeier: "'So, Bassianus, you have play'd your prize': the Bassano Family and Shakespeare's Jewish Representations" (11 July, 2017)

Prof. Dr. Chritoph Heyl: "Terrorist Attack or Divine Intervention? Making Sense of the Great Fire of London" (24 November, 2016)

Professor Joshua Wilner: "Wordsworth and Mandelbrot on the Coast of Britain" (16 June, 2015)

Prof. Dr. Stefan Horlacher: "John Webster's 'Duchess of Malfi' Unbound: Feminine Spaces, Purity and the Return of the Abject." (25 November, 2014)

George Ellenbogen: Reading from Intersection: One Household/Two Stories. Remembering an Arab and a Jewish Past. (5 May, 2014)

Natasha Solomons: Reading from Mr Rosenblum's List: Or Friendly Guidance for the Aspiring Englishman (2010) and The Gallery of Vanished Husbands (2013). (13 June, 2013)

Dr. Gerd Bayer: "Spectres of Mob in David Cronenberg's 'Eastern Promises' (2007)." (4 July, 2012)

Werner Loval: "We were Europeans" (5 July, 2011)

Hugo Hamilton. Reading from Disguise (2009) and Hand in the Fire (2010). (10 November, 2010)