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Major, Concentrate, or Minor in German! Take a tour of our program here.

Explore our German Graduate Program and Yiddish Graduate Program.

The department is excited to welcome Annie Pfeifer to the faculty! Meet our new professor.

Eva Geulen is our Max Kade Visiting Professor for Fall 2019.

Christoph Schaub has joined the German Literature and Cultural Studies Department at the University of Vechta, Germany, as Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter. 

Sophie Salvo has joined the German department at the University of Chicago as Assistant Professor. Congratulations, Sophie! 

Michael Swellander, a Ph.D. from 2018, is now a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of German at the University of Iowa.

The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung has reviewed Stefan Andriopoulos’s new book Gespenster, describing its readings of Kant, Hegel, Schiller, and Schopenhauer as "persuasive, precise, and elegant."