Events in 2014
"Der Übersetzer als Schriftsteller."
Hans-Christian Oeser (Dublin), Translator
17th December 2014 - 4 pm - IBZ - Emil-Figge Str. 59, TU Dortmund.
"The Large Academic Paper: Research -Thesis - Structure."
Karen Head (Georgia Tech)
9th December 2014 - 6 pm - HS - Emil-Figge Str. 50, TU Dortmund.
Book Presentation: "Embracing Differences: Transnational Cultural Flows between Japan and the United States."
Iris-Aya Laemmerhirt (TU Dortmund)
27th November 2014 - 5 pm - IBZ - Emil-Figge Str. 59, TU Dortmund.
"Time, Photography, and Optical Technology in Nabokov's Speak, Memory."
Tetyana Lyaskovits (TU Dortmund)
13th November 2014 - 5 pm - George McGovern Foyer - Emil-Figge Str. 50, TU Dortmund.
"Hip-Hop, D.I.Y. Aesthetics, and the Intersectionality of Global Political Movements."
Sole and DJ Pain 1 - Deathdrive EU Tour
Pre-show discussion with Sole, and Terence Kumpf (TU Dortmund)
3rd November 2014 - 8 pm - Rekorder - Gneisenaustr. 55, Dortmund - Entry fee: 5 €.
Ruhr Center of American Studies in the Media
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).
Guest Lecture: Katherine Hoffman, St. Anselm College, Manchester, NH: "Through the Lens: Alfred Stieglitz and his Fight for the Role of Photography as a Fine Art"
On Thursday 15th May 2014, 5-6:30 pm at TU Dortmund University, George McGovern Foyer, Emil-Figge-Str. 50, North Campus.
Guest Lecture: Katherine Hoffman, St. Anselm College, Manchester, NH: "Documents, Artworks, and ‘Critical Propaganda’: Alfred Stieglitz’s 291 Gallery Installation Photographs"
On Monday, 16th June 2014, 2:15-3:45 pm at Ruhr-University Bochum, Lecture Hall HGB 10, Universitätsstr. 150, 44801 Bochum.
Guest Lecture: Cornel West: Democracy, Race, and Empire in the 21st Century
On March 18th 2014 Cornel West will be giving a guest lecture at TU Dortmund 5 pm.
TU Dortmund, Campus Süd, Hörsaalgebäude I, Hörsaal 6, Emil-Figge Str. 50.
Second Symposium of the Urban Transformations Program
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.
2014 Ruhr PhD Forum in American Studies
24th-25th January 2014, University Duisburg-Essen and TU Dortmund University
Invitation and Call for Papers