Master Program in Border Studies

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Student Handbooks

Our Student Handbooks provide detailed information on degrees and exam procedures (where applicable).

Lehrämter:

Links zu Dokumenten für Wirtschaftspädagogik:

Bachelor:

Reading-List Related Information (Leselistenprüfung):

Master:

Legal Notice - Impressum

Legal notice (Impressum; in German)

Your Studies

We offer a BA program "World English, Literatures and Cultures" and a new BA program "English: Linguistics, Literatures, and Cultures" as well as the full range of degrees for prospective school teachers (Lehramt an Gymnasien und Gesamtschulen, Lehramt an Realschulen und Gesamtschulen, Lehramt an Hauptschulen und Gesamtschulen, Lehramt an beruflichen Schulen). We offer a MA program "English, American, and Anglophone Studies" as well as a new MA program "American Studies/British Studies/English Linguistics." NamLitCult is part of the new MA program "Border Studies."

 

Live Chat - Master in Border Studies

Online Event for Prospective Students

Live Chat - Master in Border Studies

June 4, 2020 - 11:00 am CET

in English, German, and French

live on Zoom: https://bit.ly/2XqFf4l

 

Borders are now more important than ever. Why not study Border Studies?! Join us online to find out more about our trinational & trilingual Masters in Border Studies. Here is your opportunity to talk to your future teachers who will tell you about our unique program and answer any questions you may have.

For further information see http://www.uni-gr.eu/en/Master_Border_Studies.

The deadline for application for the Master in Border Studies is June 18, 2020.

Courses

Courses Summer 2020

In the summer term 2020 NamLitCult is offering the following classes:

For additional information and detailed descriptions, look up the summer term course pages. All departmental courses are also listed in the course directory (LSF) maintained by the university.

 

Prof. Dr. Astrid M. Fellner

Prof. Dr. Astrid M. Fellner and Dr. Svetlana Seibel
VL "Westward We Go! The Literatures of the American and Canadian Wests"

Tue, 12-14

 

Prof. Astrid M. Fellner
UE/VL "Foundations of Cultural Studies"
Wed, 10-12h

Geöffnet für Gender-Zertifikat: Basismodul
Geöffnet für Zertifikat Angewandte Pop-Studien: Pflichtmodul 1: Interdisziplinäre Einführung in die Popkultur


“North American Borderlands: Histories and Cultural Practices”
Advanced Module C 2: Border Cultures im Master “Border Studies”
HS Advanced Topics im Kernfachmaster “American Studies / British Studies / English Linguistics”
Master "Lateinamerika"

Blockseminar
Dates: April 6-7 and May 22-23, 2020
Monday, April 6: 12.00-18.30 h
Tuesday, April 7: 12.00-18.00 h
Friday, May 22: 12.00-18.30h
Saturday, May 23: 9.30-15.30h

 

BA/MA/STEX Colloquium
Tue, 16-18
A 5 3, room 2.03


This colloquium consists of two parts:
1) “Blockkolloquium” in April for those students who will participate in the oral state exam (LAG, LAR, LAB). All topics can be presented and discussed. Please bring handouts for your brief presentations. This “Blockkolloquium” will take place on Friday, April 3.
Please sign up for the Blockkolloquium via email by March 30, 2020 (amerikanistik[at]mx.uni-saarland.de).

2) Workshop for those students who will write/or are working on their BA, MA or Staatsexamensarbeit. A major goal of this course is to guide students through the process of writing a research paper. All candidates in NamLitCult who are working on a written thesis are therefore encouraged to attend regularly.
This colloquium starts on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. Further meetings will be announced in the first session.
Please sign up via LSF.


Research Colloquium
Tue, 18-20
A 5 3, room 2.03

This research colloquium offers writers of Ph.D. dissertations a forum for presentations of their work-in-progress. It will start on April 21, 2020.

Click here for more information.

 

Prof. Paul Morris

Guest Professor from Université de Saint-Boniface

HS "Canadian Literature and the Representation of Animals"

Blockseminar: in May (exact dates/times to be announced asap)

Click here for more information.

 

Dr. Svetlana Seibel

Prof. Dr. Astrid M. Fellner and Dr. Svetlana Seibel
VL "Westward We Go! The Literatures of the American and Canadian Wests"

Tue, 12-14

Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

Madgalena Pfalzgraf

PS "West African Women’s Writing in English"
North American Literary and Cultural Studies, Transanglophone Studies
Wed, 10-12

Geöffnet für Zertifikat Gender Studies: Aufbaumodul 1: Gender in historischer Perspektive

Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

Dr. Arlette Warken

PS "American Short Fiction"
Thu, 14-16

Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

Bärbel Schlimbach, M.A.

"Introduction to Media Studies: Screening Eastwood"
Wed, 14-16

Geöffnet für Zertifikat Gender Studies: Aufbaumodul 2: Aktuelle Fragestellungen der Genderforschung
Geöffnet für Zertifikat Angewandte Pop Studien: Pflichtmodul 1: Interdisziplinäre Einführung in die Popkultur

Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

Mag. Payman Rezwan

UE CS II U.S. "Who Is America? Representation of U.S. History, Culture and Society in Music and on TV"
Blockveranstaltung:
Thursday, 23 April 2020: 13.00-19.00
Friday, 24 April 2020: 13.00-19.00
Saturday, 25 April 2020: 9.00-15.00
Saturday, 20 June 2020: 9.00-15.00

Geöffnet für Zertifikat Angewandte Pop-Studien: Pflichtmodul 1: Interdisziplinäre Einführung in die Popkultur

​​​​​​​Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

Lisa Johnson, M.A.

UE CS II U.S. "Hip-Hop Music in the USA: History, Culture and Styles"
Thu, 14-16

Geöffnet für Zertifikat Angewandte Pop-Studien: Pflichtmodul 1: Interdisziplinäre Einführung in die Popkultur

​​​​​​​Click here​​​​​​​ for more information.

 

 


Leseliste

Leseliste (SoSe 2018) for BA and LA students

You can find the new 'Leseliste BA/LA 2018' here.  Please make sure to carefully check the information concerning the Leselistenklausur (Rotation etc.) available on the departmental website (click here and consult the information for your respective study program).

A folder from which you can copy the relevant poems and short stories for the North American section of the Leseliste exam is available in SULB. Please check the folder "Leseliste: North American Literary and Cultural Studies" in the "Handapparat" shelf (next to the entrance to Lesesaal).


Oral Exams (MA, Staatsexamen)

Seminar Papers / BA Theses / MA Theses / STEX Theses

Prospective Students

If you are interested in our MA program, please contact Dr. Cornelia Gerhardt at  c.gerhardt(at)mx.uni-saarland.de.