Sharing on-going research in German Studies

Now in its thirteenth year, Works in Progress provides the entire Carolina-Duke Graduate Program in German Studies with regular opportunities to introduce new and on-going research projects. WiP will take place during the 2016-2017 academic year on the UNC campus on Wednesdays (with the exception of March 31st which is a Friday) from 7:30 to 9:30 pm. The meetings will take place in the Toy Lounge (Dey Hall, fourth floor).

Fall 2016

September, 14, 2016: Matt Hambro, “Maximilian’s Ehrenpforte as Graphic Narrative”
October 19, 2016: Claire Scott, “Childless Mother: Constructing and Deconstructing Tropes of Pornography and Melodrama in Elfriede Jelinek’s Lust
November 16, 2016: Inga Pollmann, “The Forces of the Milieu: Angela Schanelec’s Marseille and the Heritage of Michelangelo Antonioni”

Spring 2017

February 15, 2017: Alexsandra Prica, “Manipulating Time. The Aesthetics of Dealing with Vanity”
March 8, 2017: Thomas Pfau: “Rilke’s Epiphanic Modernism”
March 31, 2017: Patrick Lang, “Radiation in the home. Between Victim and Sacrifice in the Atomic Radio Play”