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Newsletter of the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures

October, 2013


Professor Mara R. Wade has published “Princess Magdalena Sibylle (1617-1668) and Court Ballet in Denmark and Saxony,” in: Der Hof: Ort kulturellen Handelns von Frauen in der Frühen Neuzeit, ed. Susanne Rode-Breymann and Antje Tumat. Köln: Bohlau, 2013), 352-375 and 284 (color plate).

Presentations, Talks and Panels

Alexandra Pölzlbauer just presented on "Charlotte Roche`s "Feuchtgebiete": Durch ekelhafte Nähe zu drastischer Präsenz" on Sept 14 in Greifswald at the Internationale Fachtagung called "Ästhetik des Drastischen".


Dr. Kathleen M. Smith (PhD, GLL, 2012, “Curating the Collector: Exploring Representations of Early Modern German Women Book Collectors (1650-1780),” adviser Mara R. Wade) has accepted the position as Germanic Studies Librarian at Stanford University:

She will leave her position at the Niedersächsiche Staats-und Universitätsbibliothek, Göttingen, at the end of this year to start the new position on January 2014.


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