German author and entrepreneur Marc Degens will be reading from his work in both German and English:
Beginning with the outbreak of World War I in 1914, the last century saw the rise of Italian fascism and Soviet communism, the world economic crisis, and the rise of the Nazis to power in Germany, leading to the horrors of World War II.
The Waterloo Centre for German Studies hosted this international conference at the University of Waterloo. It brought together scholars from North American and European universities whose research investigated various facets of the post-secondary curriculum for teaching and learning German as a foreign and/or second language and culture.
- 16:00 Vortrag
- Prof. Sigfrid Hoefert: “Die Mühen der Gebirge liegen hinter uns / Vor uns liegen dieMühen der Ebenen”: Brecht während der Kriegs- und Nachriegszeit
- MacKirdy Hall, St. Paul’s College
- 190 Westmount Rd. N. Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G5 519-885-1460
- Parken / Eintritt frei
The Waterloo Centre for German Studies (WCGS) proudly organized a theatre excursion to Toronto to see Schiller's Robbers, followed by a discussion with the director and cast.
Identität / Ethnizität / Authentizität: Fragen der Selbstdarstellung im türkisch-deutschen Kabarett
Erol Boran (University of Toronto)
Co-sponsored by the Department of Germanic and Slavic Studies