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Jun 11, 2020
Cécile Alduy, Professor of French Literature and Culture and Chair of the Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages, recently wrote an article for The Clayman Institute for Gender Research at Stanford University regarding gender and the COVID-19 pandemic. The article, "The Elephant in the Room is a Homeschooled Toddler (and Sometimes Three)" was published by The Clayman Institute on June 4, 2020.
Jun 05, 2020
It is with utter pain, rage and disgust at the abhorrent murder of George Floyd and the countless other victims of racism and targeted police violence that precede it that I write in the name of the DLCL community.   The DLCL stands in solidarity and compassion with all the communities that are hurt, threatened, unsafe, discriminated against just because they were born one color, rather than another, in one family instead of another, or, since racism goes hand in hand with misogyny, homophobia and other kinds of despicable bigotry, because of their sex, gender, origin, nationality, age...
Aug 30, 2019
The Department of German Studies at Stanford University is pleased to announce the Gerda Henkel Visiting Professorship for 2020-2021 and to request applications, due by December 1, 2019.   The Gerda Henkel Visiting Professorship is open to professors at German universities with distinguished scholarly accomplishments in a historical humanities department other than literature, such as: History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Art History or Music History, with a specific focus on any area within German Studies. Applicants should have a strong record of teaching.   The Gerda...
Nov 30, 2018
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Nov 08, 2017
Sylke Tempel 1963-2017   Sylke Tempel was a leading commentator on German foreign policy, appreciated for her keen judgment and clarity of thought and language. She taught many Stanford students, both as a visitor at the home campus and for many years at Stanford's program in Berlin. When a hurricane passed through Berlin on October 4, she was hit by a falling tree and died instantly.  She will be sorely missed by all her knew her and benefited from her intelligence, her wit and her warmth.
Jun 06, 2017
The Department of German Studies at Stanford University is pleased to announce the Gerda Henkel Visiting Professorship for 2018-2019 and to request applications, due by December 1, 2017. The Gerda Henkel Visiting Professorship is open to professors at German universities with distinguished scholarly accomplishments in a historical humanities department other than literature, such as: History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Art History or Music History, with a specific focus on any area within German Studies. Applicants should have a strong record of teaching. The Gerda Henkel Visiting...

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