Eriko Ogihara-Schuck, post-doc scholar at the American Studies Department at TU Dortmund, re-discovers the poet Theo Poh Leng who pioneered one of the earliest works in Singaporean literature. Her interview appeared in Singapore's largest English-speaking newspaper, The Straits Times.
The third symposium, titled The City as America, America as the City – Approaching Urban American Studies, of the project "Spaces-Communities-Representations: Urban Transformations in the USA" is going to take place on March 28 and 29, 2015 in Bochum.
Michael Wala, Professor of North American History at Ruhr-University Bochum, talks to the RuhrNachrichten about the German-American relations in light of the NSA scandal. Read the full interview here (in German).
23-24 January 2015 | University Duisburg-Essen and Ruhr-University Bochum | Ruhr PhD Forum.
Brian Doucet (Utrecht University)
8 January 2015 | 5 pm | George McGovern Foyer | Emil-Figge Str. 50 | TU Dortmund.
Hans-Christian Oeser (Dublin), Translator
17 December 2014 | 4 pm | IBZ | Emil-Figge Str. 59 | TU Dortmund.
Karen Head (Georgia Tech)
9 December 2014 | 6 pm | HS | Emil-Figge Str. 50 | TU Dortmund.
Iris-Aya Laemmerhirt (TU Dortmund)
27 November 2014 | 5 pm | IBZ | Emil-Figge Str. 59 | TU Dortmund.
Tetyana Lyaskovits (TU Dortmund)
13 November 2014 | 5 pm | George McGovern Foyer | Emil-Figge Str. 50 | TU Dortmund.
Sole and DJ Pain 1 – Deathdrive EU Tour
Pre-show discussion with Sole, and Terence Kumpf (TU Dortmund)
3 November 2014 | 8 pm | Rekorder | Gneisenaustr. 55 Dortmund | Entry fee: €5.
On Thursday 15 May 2014, 5-6:30pm at TU Dortmund University, George McGovern Foyer, Emil-Figge-Str. 50, North Campus
On Monday, 16 June 2014, 2:15-3:45pm at Ruhr-University Bochum, Lecture Hall H-GB 10
On March 18th 2014 Cornel West will be giving a guest lecture at TU Dortmund.
Campus Süd, Hörsaalgebäude I, Hörsaal 6 at 5 pm.
The second symposium of the project "Spaces-Communities-Representations: Urban Transformations in the USA" is going to take place on March 27 and 28, 2014 in Bochum.
News and updates regarding the symposium program and location will be posted here.
19-20 April 2013 | at the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) in Essen
Join us for the first international Philip K. Dick conference
Dortmund15-18 November 2012, TU Dortmund University
Jul 7- 8, 2011, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Veranstaltungszentrum, Ebene 01, Tagungsraum 2
Monique Laney, Smithsonian, Washington, D.C. (USA): “Heroes or Villains: Dealing with the von Braun Team and its Nazi Past in Huntsville, Alabama”
Elijah Edelman, American University (USA): “From Prostitution Free Zone to ‘Pidgeon Park’: The Regulation of Trans Bodies in Washington, DC”
23 July 2011, 9 am-1 pm, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Sitzungssaal der Fakultät, GB 5/60
July 1, 2011, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Veranstaltungszentrum Ebene 01, Tagungsraum 2
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