Jethro Bithell Prize

Congratulations to Stephanie Homer (alumni 2015) who has just won the Jethro Bithell Prize for the best performance in an MA (with elements in German) of the University of London.

Translation Goethe Institute

Dr Alex Mangold & Regina Hellmich have been commissioned by the Goethe Institute Washington to translate Felicia Zeller’s short play “Pläne” into English. The translation will be part of a transatlantic theatre project focusing on the value of privacy in the digital age (called P3M5—www.goethe.de/p3m5).

AHRC Peer Review College

Dr Wini Davies and Dr Andrea Hammel have been invited to serve on the AHRC Peer Review College. This is Dr Davies' second term of membership.

Guest Lecturer at Augsburg University

Dr Wini Davies will be giving a guest lecture at Augsburg University, Germany, in November. The topic will be 'Who made "bad" German? The role of the grammarians.'