On Friday, November 25, 2011, Tanya Romaniuk and Susan Ehrlich from York University held an informative talk entitled On the Interactional Import of Self-Repair in the Courtroom.
On October 25th, Regine Zeller (University of Mannheim) gave an 'animalistic' lecture on animal imagery in Thomas Mann's early works.
Poster: Grimm 2011 Lecture Poster (PDF)
On November 10th, the annual Jacob-und-Wilhelm-Grimm Lecture 2011 on Citizenship in Germany: From Mono-Cultural to Multi-Cultural Society was given by the German political scientist Christiane Lembke.
Christophe Fricker, Craig-Kade writer in residence at Rutger University, held an entertaining and informative lecture on Guttenberg to Google Street View – Germany today as seen by its Cartoonists, on October 4th 2011.
Poster: The Anthes Papers Poster (PDF)
On September 28th 2011, Susan Thorne and Geoffrey Hayes gave a presentation about the Anthes Papers, a set of letters by the German-Canadian pastor Anthes, which have been preserved in the German archive of the University of Waterloo.
Andrea Strutz (University of Graz, Austria) gave an informative lecture on Austrian Immigration to Canada - 1938 to 1970 on September 16th 2011.