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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.Miranda Carter on Anthony Blunt>
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>
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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.