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Nathan Wright (BA German and Linguistics) started his own German-English radio show: "I want everybody to discover their own 'Lieblingslieder'."News in Germanic Studies>
Picturing Reality: Dutch Studies Conference
The Centre for Dutch and Flemish Studies at Sheffield will host the Biennial Conference of the Association for Low Countries Studies on 28-30 June 2018.More information>
Prokhorov Centre Lecture: Christopher Clark
Sir Christopher Clark, author of 'The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914', delivered a public lecture in Sheffield.Full lecture by Christopher Clark>
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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.