English Literatures and Cultures

An overview of our extracurricular events, from conferences over information events to pub quiz evenings.

Upcoming Events

Past Events


16-17 December 2021 - Literature & Culture and/as Intelligent Systems

All important information and registration can be found here: Literature & Culture and/as Intelligent Systems Workshop


Friday and Saturday morning, 19-20 November:

An Australian Studies symposium: “(Un)belonging: In Search of New Representations, Negotiations, Entanglements.”

This special Australian Studies symposium, jointly hosted by the Department of English Literatures and Cultures, will be fully online and free to attend for staff and students. You only need to register to attend and participate. To do so, and for further information, see the symposium website:

Or contact: Geoff Rodoreda

Friday and Saturday 5-6 November & Friday and Saturday, 12-13 November – Telling Stories in Science Communication

All important information can be found here: Telling Stories in Science Communication


Thursday 21. October 2021:

The introductory events for freshmen in the winter semester 2021/22 will take place online on the following dates:

for first-semester students: Thursday, 21 October, 08:30 - 09:30

für M.A.: Thursday, 21 October, 09:30 - 10:30

The corresponding links and access codes will be made available beforehand on this website.

October 2021 | “Halloween Theatre Workshop”

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November 2019 | “Pub Quiz”

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Juli 2019 | “Island Mentalities: from Crusoe to Brexlit”

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June 2019 | “Ainehi Edoro, guest lecture”

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