Tuesday, November 19, 2019

WCGS 2018 Book Prize - Finalists Announced

WCGS Book Prize 2018 Book covers

The Waterloo Centre for German Studies (WCGS) is pleased to announce the eight finalists for the WCGS Book Prize. The prize, valued at CAD $2000, is for books in any area of German studies published by first-time authors in 2018.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Laurier Alumni and LALL Present - Oktoberfest: The History of Germany's Most Famous Festival

Oktoberfest: The History of Germany's Most Famous Festival (Friday, October 4, 2019)

Enjoy Oktoberfest-inspired appetizers and a drink from the keg before attending Professor James Skidmore's lecture on the history of Germany's most famous festival. The event concludes with an Oktoberfest dinner with all the fixings – including schnitzel, potato salad and apple strudel.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Annual Report, 2018-2019

Essen Subway

WCGS has published its annual year in review, check it out here.

Monday, January 14, 2019

WCGS Book Prize 2017 Winner

WCGS Book Prize 2017 Winner Logo

The winner of the inaugural WCGS Book Prize is Alice Weinreb of Loyola University for her book Modern Hungers: Food and Power in Twentieth-Century Germany, published by Oxford University Press.

Friday, January 11, 2019

Celebration of Russell Kilbourn's New Book

Poster for Russel Kilbourn's new book

CMTS Celebration of Russell Kilbourn's New Book W.G. Sebald's Postsecular Redemption: Catastrophe With Spectator January 15th, 2019

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