We have strong research specialisms in
We welcome PhD applications across all of these areas. (Please note the Department's interests are very broad and if you have a project in an area not mentioned please get in touch and discuss with us.)
We offer a distinctive MA in Anglo-German Cultural Relations, however our language graduates are also encouraged to consider the MA in Comparative Literature.
Research takes place within subject areas and in interdisciplinary clusters and research centres:
Our various subject areas run many research events seminar series as well as occasional research events, and many also organize yearly named lectures:
Translation, Transmission and Cultural Transfer, jointly organised with the Department of Comparative Literature
Visual Cultures Forum, jointly organized with the School of History