Department of English
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New MA Student Information Presentation Sept. 16
Professor Gabriele Rippl awarded a Morphomata Fellowship for spring semester 2017
The English Department is pleased to announce that Gabriele Rippl has been awarded a six-month International Morphomata Fellowship at the Center for Advanced Studies, University of Cologne. The Fellowship will allow Prof. Rippl to do research on her project “Anglophone Life Writing Today: Transcultural Figurations – Intermedial Constellations” (1 February – 31 July 2017). The Fellowship covers a teaching replacement for Prof. Rippl’s classes.
Course Booklet & Timetable AS16: New Version Available Now!
This file will be updated frequently. Please check this link regularly to obtain the latest version. Latest change: Correction of time of Literary Theory Foundation Lecture.
Dr. Zoe Lehmann Imfeld Awarded the Prestigious Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize
The English Department is pleased to announce that Zoë Lehmann Imfeld has been awarded the 2016 Marie Heim-Vögtlin Prize for her remarkable doctoral thesis on ghosts and the Gothic in Victorian literature, which spans the disciplines of literature, philosophy and theology. The prize will be awarded on 21 June 2016 at the Swiss National Science Foundation.
Spring 2016 Retake
The retake for this semester's exams will be on Wednesday, 14 September at 10:00 AM in F001, Unitobler.
Changes to PH Stay Abroad Requirement
The PH Bern 2015 Study Plan for modern languages requires all students to study abroad for six months. This will apply to students beginning their studies at the PH in autumn 2016. For additional information, please visit the PH website: https://www.phbern.ch/studiengaenge/sekundarstufe2/gesucheis2/nachweis-sprachaufenthalt.html.
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