Department of Languages and Literatures

The Department of Languages and Literatures of the University of Basel is part of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and home to German, English, French, Ibero-Romance, Italian, Nordic, Eastern European, and Slavic Studies. We offer BA, MA, and PhD degrees both in linguistics and in literature.

Our English website is currently under construction. For more information about the Department, please visit our German website or check again in a few weeks. For the time being, note that events and news will appear in the original language.

Upcoming Events

05 Dec 2022
14:15  - 16:45

Location:
Rosshof (Schnitz) Raum S 02

Organizer:
Seminar für Iberoromanistik

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk

Conferencia invitada: "Lengua y cultura Quechua: de la pre-colonia a la modernidad"

En el marco del curso "El español y las lenguas y culturas indígenas en Latinoamérica: pasado y presente" invitamos a Dr. Mario Soto Rodríguez (Freiburg i.Br.)
06 Dec 2022
13:00  - 14:00

Location:
Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar

Guest lecture / Talk

The Dynamic Lexicon of English: A Socio-cognitive Approach to Loan Processes and Their Linguistic Effects

Vortrag von Dr. Julia Landmann (Uni Basel)
06 Dec 2022
16:00  - 18:00

Location:
Universität Basel, Maiengasse 51, Seminarraum O105

Organizer:
Seminar für Italianistik und Seminar für Hispanistik

Guest lecture / Talk, Lecture series

¿Diálogo de la lengua o diálogo de las lenguas?

Gastvortrag von José Enrique Laplana (Universidad de Zaragoza) im Rahmen der interphilologischen Ringvorlesung "Nápoles española, España napoletana Napoli spagnola, Spagna napoletana"

Past Events

30 Nov 2022
18:15

Location:
Deutsches Seminar, Nadelberg 4, 4051 Basel

Organizer:
Deutsches Seminar

Public event, Guest lecture / Talk, Colloquium

"Erschöpfung der Gegenwartliteratur"

Gastvortrag von Prof. Dr. Sophie Witt im Kolloquium der Germanistischen Literaturwissenschaft
30 Nov 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 115

Organizer:
DSLW

Lecture series

Schmerz und Schmunzeln in den italienischen „novelle di beffa“ vom 14. bis zum 16. Jahrhundert

Vortrag von Dr. Vincenzo Vitale (Universität Basel)

News



Contact

University of Basel
Department of Languages and Literatures
Nadelberg 4
4051 Basel
Switzerland

Phone: +41 61 207 27 77
dslw@clutterunibas.ch