piwik-script

Deutsch Intern
    English Literature and Cultural Studies

    Together with the Indian partners, the DAAD project "Literature in a Globalized World: Creative and Critical Perspectives" regularly conducts a variety of activities and measures at the University of Würzburg and in India.

    Summer term 2019

    • Guestprofessorship Prof. Saugata Bhaduri (Jawaharlal Nehru University), 25. May to 26. June.
    • Guest lecture Prof. Simi Malhotra (Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi): "'New Materialism' as a Response to the 'Crisis' in the Humanities?"; May, 27, 2019, 16-18 Uhr, Philosophisches Institut, ÜR 20
    • Guest lecture Prof. GJV Prasad (JNU, Delhi): "Creating Indian Worlds in English"; June 17, 2019, 16-18 Uhr, Z6 2.004
    • Seminar "Australian Literature" taught by Baldeep Kaur Grewal link
    • Seminar "An Introduction to Postcolonial Studies" taught by Baldeep Kaur Grewal link

    Winter term 2018/19

    • Aktuell: Kurz-Forschungsaufenthalt in Indien für MA-Studierende und Doktoranden
      Link zur Ausschreibung
    • Seminar "Refugee Tales: New British Refugee Literature" taught by PD Dr. Miriam Wallraven link
    • Seminar "Anglophone African Literature" taught by Jennifer Leetsch link
    • Seminar "Canadian Literature" taught by Baldeep Grewal link

     

    Summerschool 2018: Africa in a Globalized World

    In May 2018, the summer school with the title "Africa in a Globalized World" was held at Julius-Maximilians-Universität in Würzburg. report

    Winter term 2017/18

    • Guestprofessorship Prof. Shoba Venkatesh Ghosh (University of Mumbai), 26. November to 10. December:
      •  Lecture "Literary Globalisation Studies" as part of the Lecture Series "English Speaking Cultures"; December 8, 2017
      •  Guest teacher in the seminar "Passages to India"
    • Guestprofessorship Prof. Ranjan Ghosh (University of North Bengal, Humboldt Fellow), 26. September to 24. October:
      • Lecture Series "Literature in a Globalized World", October 2017 Link
      • Seminar “Transcultural Pedagogies” Link
    • Seminar "Passages to India" taught by Prof. Dr. Zeno Ackermann, enrolment via sb@home
    • Seminar "Literature of Migration" taught by PD Dr. Miriam Wallraven, enrolment via sb@home

    Summer term 2017

    • Seminar "Narratives of Globalization" taught by Prof. Dr. Isabel Karremann
    • Seminar "Commonwealth Drama" taught by Julia Spahn
    • Guestprofessorship Prof. Suagata Bhaduri, in from 15. May to 14. June
    • 16. May 2017 Literature Reading by writer and novelist Anant Kumar

    Winterschool 2017: Literature in a Globalized World

    In February 2017, the first winter school with the title "Literature in Globalized World", as part of the DAAD project "Literature in a Globalized World: Creative and Critical Perspectives", was held at the Jawaharlal Nehru University in Delhi/India. further information

    Winter term 2016/17

    • Seminar “Kipling’s India” taught by Dr. Sarah Knor
    • Lectures and one-day workshop offered by Prof. Shoba Venkatesh Ghosh, University of Mumbai, India
    • Introduction to the topic of "Cultural Encounters" - Lecture I + II - within the MA-lecture series on December, 9th and 16th
    • Winter School at Jawaharlal-Nehru-University, Delhi

     


    The cooperation is made possible through the funding initiative Indo-German Partnerships in Higher Education of the Indian University Grants Commission (UGC) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). This project is financially supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) with funds from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).