News and Events

The Department of Languages and Literatures has a vibrant offering of scholarly and public events. However, our news, events, job postings, and media clippings are not translated from the language in which they originally appeared. For the backlog of news and events going back to 2017, please visit our German website.

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News

Upcoming Events

21 Sep 2022 - 30 Sep 2022
16:15  - 12:00

Location:
Maiengasse 51, 4056 Basel

Organizer:
Italianistik

Informational event

Italianistik: Settimana introduttiva al semestre autunnale 2022 per gli studenti del primo semestre

27 Sep 2022
13:00  - 14:00

Location:
Great Lecture Hall, Nadelberg 6

Organizer:
Englisches Seminar

Colloquium

Poetical thanatosonics - on the grounds of Polish literature 1939-1945.

Vortrag von Prof. Lisak-Gębala (University of Wrocław)
27 Sep 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 120

Lecture series

Interpersonal pragmatics: Communicating relational meaning

Vortrag von Prof. Dr. Miriam Locher im Rahmen der Ringvorlesung "Sprache und Kommunikation: verbal, digital, multimodal"
28 Sep 2022
12:00  - 13:30

Location:
Online via Zoom

Organizer:
GRACE

Informational event

Online Welcome Day for PhDs and Postdocs

Are you new in Basel? Do you want to know more about funding possibilities? Are you interested in the Transferable Skills Program? Do you need more information about doctoral agreements or other administrative steps concerning your…
28 Sep 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 115

Organizer:
DSLW

Lecture series

Episches Gelächter. Hohe Literatur und Humor

Vortrag von Dr. Markus Kersten (Universität Basel)
04 Oct 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 120

Lecture series

Intercultural communication in a globalized world

Vortrag von Dr. Carolin Debray im Rahmen der Ringvorlesung "Sprache und Kommunikation: verbal, digital, multimodal"
05 Oct 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 115

Organizer:
DSLW

Lecture series

„Lachend beissen“: Beobachtung zum iocoserium der menippeischen Satire nebst einigen Kostproben

Vortrag von Dr. des. Sina Dell’Anno
11 Oct 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 120

Lecture series

Empirical literary studies: The study of absorbed reading on online social reading platforms

Vortrag von Dr. Moniek Kuijpers im Rahmen der Ringvorlesung "Sprache und Kommunikation: verbal, digital, multimodal"
12 Oct 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 115

Organizer:
DSLW

Lecture series

Shakespeare and the Ethics of Humour

Vortrag von Indira Ghose (Université de Fribourg)
19 Oct 2022
16:15  - 18:00

Location:
Kollegienhaus, Hörsaal 115

Organizer:
DSLW

Lecture series

Obscene Embodiment in c15-16 French Allegorical Theatre: From Parodic Laughter to Polemical Weapon

Vortrag von Estelle Doudet (Université de Lausanne)