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From our Year Abroad Correspondent
The Year Abroad is an exciting part of a Language Degree. It is the time when new impressions come thick and fast. Here is an account from Berlin and Utrecht.Aimee Cooper reports>
Walk and Talk: Our German Wandertage
For at least twenty years, Germanic Studies staff and students go for walks in the Peak District - and speak German.Walk and Talk>
Arty Spies and Detective Fiction
Henk de Berg interviews novelist and historian Miranda Carter about her fascinating study of Anthony Blunt, the Art Historian and notorious Russian spy.More news in Germanic Studies>
Meet our staff
We are large by the standards of other British German Departments with a diverse team of professors, leturers, tutors and researchers.
Germanic Studies has a long tradition of distinguished research in German and Germanic Studies and a diverse and active current research profile, extending into comparative topics.