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

19 May 2022
10:15  - 12:00

Location:
Vesalianum, Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

"Neo-Victorianism and Memories of Empire: Settler (Trans-)Migration between Romance and Contestation "

Dr. Silke Stroh, University of Münster
20 May 2022
12:00

Location:
Deutsches Seminar, Nadelberg 4

Public event

Melinda Nadj Abonji zu Gast im Masterstudiengang Literaturwissenschaft Etudes littéraires – Literary Studies

Die Autorin – Gewinnerin des Deutschen und des Schweizer Buchpreises – im Gespräch mit Studierenden des Seminars «Literaturkritik».
20 May 2022
12:15  - 13:45

Location:
On site

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Self-praise speech act: corpus-based approach

Prof. Dr. Daria Dayter, Tampere University Guest Lecture on Zoom on Friday, 20th May 2022, 12:15–13:45 (CEST)

Past Events

17 May 2022
13:00  - 14:00

Location:
Great Lecture Hall

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar, Uni Basel

Guest lecture / Talk

Remapping the outmoded in rural England, 1870-1995.

Thomas Manson, Universität Basel
13 May 2022
15:00

Location:
QuartierOase Bruderholz, Bruderholzallee 169, Eingang Gundeldingerrain

Public event

«Halbwahrheiten und Verschwörungstheorien»

News



Contact

Needle mountain 4

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

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