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Our department specializes in the study of language, applied linguistics, literature, and film and visual culture.  We have active graduate and undergraduate programs in German, and we also offer courses in Croatian, Dutch, and Russian.

  1. Apr. 12, 2017Alice Kuzniar publishes book on homeopathy and romanticismbook cover

    Professor Alice Kuzniar's new book, The Birth of Homeopathy out of the Spirit of Romanticism, has just been published by the University of Toronto Press.

  2. Jan. 6, 2017Dark RomanticismsStill from Nosferatu

    Prof. Alice Kuzniar's graduate seminar Dark Romanticisms was recently featured on the Faculty of Arts website.

  3. Dec. 19, 2016So German! student photo contestPoster for photo contest

    The So German! photo contest is presented by the Goethe-Institut and the German Academic Exchange Service. Students at Canadian high schools, colleges, and universities can participate.

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  1. May 5, 2017Data-Driven Learning: Can and Should Language Learners Become Corpus Linguists?Photo of Nina Vyatkina

    Join Nina Vyatkina (Associate Professor of German and Applied Linguistics at the University of Kansas) as she discusses the use of large digital textual databases in the second language classroom. She believes that these corpora can form the basis of classroom activities that help students learn.

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